WikiLeaks is an international non-profit organisation that publishes news leaks, and classified media provided by anonymous sources. Its website, initiated in 2006 in Iceland by the organisation Sunshine Press, claimed in 2016 to have released online 10 million documents in its first 10 years. Julian Assange, an Australian Internet activist, is generally described as its founder and director. Since September 2018, Kristinn Hrafnsson has served as its editor-in-chief.
A British judge on Friday set a 2020 date for a hearing to determine if the WikiLeaks founder would be sent to the United States to face numerous charges. NYTimes.com - Published Also reported by •Reuters •WorldNews
A court in Sweden on Monday rejected a request from prosecutors that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange be detained in absentia. The request only complicating the process of having the Australian citizen..
The Justice Department has decided not to charge Julian Assange for his role in exposing some of the CIA’s most secret spying tools. This is according to a U.S. official and two other people familiar..
The UN's special rapporteur on torture said Wikileaks Founder Julian Assange shows signs of psychological torture. UN torture expert Nils Melzer says Assange was the victim of several years' worth of..
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has suffered psychological torture from a defamation campaign and should not be extradited to the United States where he would face a "politicized show trial," a U.N...
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was too ill on Thursday to appear via video link from a British prison in a hearing on an extradition request from the United States.. This is according to his lawyer...
Reuters reports WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was too ill on Thursday to appear via video link from a British prison in a hearing on an extradition request from the United States. This is according..
Pamela Anderson stands by friend Julian Assange after he was charged with a string of espionage charges in the US. Speaking at the Cannes Film Festival, Anderson said people should be "more proud" of..
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On Thursday WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was been charged with 17 new counts under the Espionage Act for "unlawfully obtaining" and disclosing national defense information, including a potentially..
According to Gizmodo.com, "Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, who was arrested in London last month after seven years in an Ecuadorian embassy, is now reportedly facing new charges of espionage in the..
According to Business Insider, a sealed indictment for Julian Assange has been released by the Justice Department. The Department of Justice charged the founder of WikiLeaks with 17 counts, including..
According to Reuters The Swedish prosecutor heading an investigation into a rape allegation against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange filed a request with a local court on Monday for him to be detained..
A request to extradite Julian Assange to the US has been signed by the home secretary but must still be approved by a judge on Friday before the WikiLeaks founder can be sent to face trial in America... WorldNews - Published Also reported by •Independent
WikiLeaks' founder Julian Assange is due before a London court on Friday, facing the next stage of a U.S. attempt to try him on spying charges after Britain's interior minister said he had validated.. Reuters - Published
Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei visited WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in a London prison hospital, saying his health is “deteriorating” and urging Britain and other European nations to.. WorldNews - Published
The U.S. Justice Department has formally asked Britain to extradite WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to the United States to face charges that he conspired to hack U.S. government computers and.. Reuters - Published
The US Justice Department has delivered to officials in the United Kingdom a formal extradition request for Julian Assange, making further US charges against the WikiLeaks founder unlikely. A US.. WorldNews - Published Also reported by •Independent