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WikiLeaks: International non-profit organization publishing secret information, news leaks, and classified media
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.

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Julian Assange lawyers argue US charges are ‘purely political’

julian assange lawyers argue us charges are ‘purely political’
WikiLeaks founder likened to Alfred Dreyfus as QC argues extradition is prohibited Julian Assange has been likened to the Iraq war whistleblower Katharine Gun and the 19th-century French army officer..
WorldNews - Published

Assange stripped and handcuffed, lawyer tells court

assange stripped and handcuffed, lawyer tells court
LONDON: A lawyer for Julian Assange on Tuesday accused the United States of “boldly and blatantly” misstating facts about the Wikileaks founder’s conduct, on the second day of his extradition..
WorldNews - Published

Videos for WikiLeaks


Assange extradition hearing gets under way in London [Video]Assange extradition hearing gets under way in London

WikiLeaks founder faces up to 175 years in US jail over publication of military whistle-blower revelations.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:56Published

Assange's fate hangs in balance as UK court considers extradition bid [Video]Assange's fate hangs in balance as UK court considers extradition bid

A British court will begin hearings on Monday to decide whether Julian Assange should be extradited to the United States almost a decade after his WikiLeaks website enraged Washington by leaking secret..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:11Published

Julian Assange supporters protest outside court ahead of extradition hearing [Video]Julian Assange supporters protest outside court ahead of extradition hearing

Supporters of Julian Assange have gathered outside court as the WikiLeaks founder begins his fight against extradition to the US, where he is accused of helping to leak hundreds of thousands of..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:32Published

John McDonnell: Julian Assange should not be extradited to the US [Video]John McDonnell: Julian Assange should not be extradited to the US

Shadow chancellor John McDonnell says WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange should not be extradited to the US for political purposes. The Labour politician on Thursday visited Assange for two hours at..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:55Published

Assange offered pardon by Trump, says lawyer [Video]Assange offered pardon by Trump, says lawyer

U.S. President Donald Trump offered to pardon WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange if he said that Russia had nothing to do with WikiLeaks' publication of Democratic Party emails in 2016, a London court..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:40Published

Pelosi: Trump comments on Stone are 'abuse of power' [Video]Pelosi: Trump comments on Stone are 'abuse of power'

U.S. President Donald Trump's comments this week weighing in on the trial of his longtime associate Roger Stone amount to political interference in the judiciary and are "an abuse of power," House..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:52Published

Rapper MIA attends court in support of Julian Assange [Video]Rapper MIA attends court in support of Julian Assange

Rapper MIA speaks to the PA news agency outside Westminster Magistrates' Court at a brief hearing ahead of an extradition hearing for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. Assange is appearing for an..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:01Published

Julian Assange Says He's 'Slowly Dying' In Prison [Video]Julian Assange Says He's 'Slowly Dying' In Prison

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is slurring his speech and worried about dying in prison. That's according to a new report from British journalist and former Army officer Vaughan Smith. Gizmodo..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:45Published

New leaked documents expose questionable OPCW findings on Douma attack [Video]New leaked documents expose questionable OPCW findings on Douma attack

Wikileaks has posted several documents that further exposes the coverup within the OPCW of what really happened during the alleged Douma gas attacks.

Credit: Reuters - 3D Animations (Next Me     Duration: 03:18Published

 

UK court told Assange tried to call White House, Hillary Clinton over data dump

Julian Assange tried to contact Hillary Clinton and the White House when he realised that unredacted U.S. diplomatic cables given to WikiLeaks were about to be dumped on the internet, his lawyer told..
Reuters - Published

Julian Assange 'phoned White House to warn of risk to lives'

The Wikileaks co-founder was not to blame for unredacted files being published online, a court hears
BBC News - Published Also reported by •WorldNews

Julian Assange: Wikileaks founder 'at high risk of suicide' if extradited to US, hearing told

Spies considered kidnapping or poisoning activist at Ecuadorian embassy, lawyer alleges
Independent - Published

Assange extradition hearing opens with claims of retribution against the media, danger to U.S. informants

The U.S. extradition request for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is a test case of media freedoms and the global reach of the U.S. justice system.
USATODAY.com - Published

Julian Assange 'put lives at risk' by sharing unredacted files

The Wikileaks co-founder appears at a court in London on the opening day of his extradition hearing.
BBC News - Published

Julian Assange Faces Hearing on Extradition to the U.S.

The WikiLeaks founder appeared in a London court to fight attempts by the American authorities to make him answer charges of conspiring to hack into a classified Pentagon network.
NYTimes.com - Published

Factbox: Who is WikiLeaks' founder Julian Assange?

A London court begins hearings on Monday to decide whether WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange should be extradited to the United States where he is wanted over charges that he conspired to hack U.S...
Reuters - Published

Julian Assange supporters set out stall as extradition hearing begins

julian assange supporters set out stall as extradition hearing begins
US lawyers to give opening arguments for deporting WikiLeaks founder to face charges of espionage Julian Assange is set to face off with the US government when his extradition hearing begins on Monday...
WorldNews - Published

Assange's fate hangs in balance as UK court considers U.S. extradition bid

A British court begins hearings on Monday to decide whether Julian Assange should be extradited to the United States almost a decade after his WikiLeaks website enraged Washington by leaking secret..
Reuters - Published Also reported by •WorldNews

U.S. extradition bid for Assange to go before a British court

A British court begins hearings on Monday to decide whether Julian Assange should be extradited to the United States almost a decade after his WikiLeaks website enraged Washington by leaking secret..
Reuters - Published

Facing extradition, whistleblower Assange returns to spotlight

A fearless campaigner for democratic openness, or a criminal trying to avoid justice: WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is a highly polarising figure who finds himself once again at the centre of global..
France 24 - Published

Julian Assange: Hundreds of protesters march on parliament ahead of extradition hearing

Wikileaks founder fighting against 'dark force' for 'justice, transparency and truth,' say supporters
Independent - Published

Roger Waters of Pink Floyd joins Assange supporters in London protest march

Hundreds of people including Roger Waters, co-founder of the Pink Floyd rock group, and designer Vivienne Westwood, marched through central London on Saturday demanding that jailed Wikileaks founder..
Reuters - Published

WikiLeaks' Assange may seek asylum in France: lawyer

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who is jailed in Britain fighting extradition to the United States for espionage and computer hacking, may seek asylum in France, his lawyer Eric Dupond-Moretti said..
Reuters - Published

Extraditing Assange would hit press freedom, rights advocate tells UK

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange should not be extradited to the United States because it would have a chilling effect on press freedom, a European human rights chief said on Thursday.
Reuters - Published

Assange supporters rally outside London court ahead of extradition case

Supporters of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange rallied outside a London court as he appeared via video-link ahead of his extradition case.
SBS - Published

White House Denies Claim That Trump Offered Pardon Deal to Julian Assange

A statement in a London court put a twist on a previously known attempt by a Republican congressman to get the WikiLeaks founder to absolve Russia of election meddling.
NYTimes.com - Published

Trump 'offered to pardon Assange in exchange for Russia denial'

U.S. President Donald Trump offered to pardon WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange if he said that Russia had nothing to do with WikiLeaks' publication of Democratic Party emails in 2016, a London court..
France 24 - Published

Trump offered to pardon Assange if he denied Russia hacked Democrats' emails: lawyer

U.S. President Donald Trump offered to pardon WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange if he said that Russia had nothing to do with WikiLeaks' publication of Democratic Party emails in 2016, a London court..
Reuters - Published

Trump offered to pardon Assange if he cooperated over email leak, UK court hears

U.S. President Donald Trump offered to pardon WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange if he said that Russia had nothing to do with WikiLeaks' publication of Democratic Party emails in 2016, a London court..
Reuters - Published

Julian Assange: Trump 'offered pardon for Russia denial'

Evidence for the pardon claim is due to be part of the Wikileaks founder's extradition defence.
BBC News - Published

Wikileaks' Assange in court ahead of U.S. extradition hearing next week

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange appeared in a British court by videolink from prison on Wednesday where lawyers discussed the timetable of his hearing next week to decide whether he should be..
Reuters - Published

'Leave our bloke alone': Australian MPs call for government to support Julian Assange

The Australian government and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson are being urged to stop Wikileaks Founder Julian Assange's impending US extradition trial.
SBS - Published

Jailed Wikileaks founder Assange's health improving: spokesman

Jailed WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is no longer being kept in solitary confinement and his health is improving, his spokesman Kristinn Hrafnsson told reporters on Tuesday.
Reuters - Published

Extradition of Assange Would Set a Dangerous Precedent

extradition of assange would set a dangerous precedent
The Trump administration is seeking extradition of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to the United States for trial on charges carrying 175 years in prison. On February 24, a court in the U.K. will hold..
WorldNews - Published

Ex-C.I.A. Analyst Faces Trial in Biggest Leak of Agency’s History

Joshua Schulte, a computer engineer, gave reams of confidential documents to WikiLeaks exposing the agency’s hacking tools, prosecutors say.
NYTimes.com - Published

Extradition hearing for WikiLeaks' Assange to be split in two parts

The hearing to decide whether WikiLeaks’ founder Julian Assange can be extradited from Britain to the United States will be split into two, with the second half delayed until May, a British judged..
Reuters - Published

Julian Assange appears in court as lawyers complain prison has blocked Wikileaks founder from seeing key evidence

'We have pushed Belmarsh in every way - it is a breach of a defendant's rights,' lawyer says
Independent - Published

WikiLeaks founder Assange needs more time to speak to lawyer, court told

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is not getting the time he needs with his legal team to discuss his fight against extradition to the United States, causing delays to the case, his lawyer told a..
Reuters - Published

Assange’s ‘rights’ breached: lawyer

assange’s ‘rights’ breached: lawyer
The legal team for jailed WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has complained in a UK court that prison authorities are hindering the Australian’s battle against extradition to the US. ......
WorldNews - Published

WikiLeaks: UN official accuses UK and US of torture over treatment of Assange and Manning

Former army intelligence analyst detained after refusing to testify against founder of whistleblower group
Independent - Published

Top UN official accuses US of torturing Chelsea Manning

top un official accuses us of torturing chelsea manning
A top United Nations official has accused the US government of using torture against Chelsea Manning, the former Army intelligence analyst currently jailed in the US over her refusal to testify against..
WorldNews - Published

Wikileaks' Assange appears in court in Spain spying investigation

Jailed WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange appeared in a Madrid court via videolink from Britain on Friday as part of an investigation into his allegations that a Spanish firm spied on him while he lived..
Reuters - Published

Assange testifies in spying case

assange testifies in spying case
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been questioned by a Spanish judge over allegations a security firm spied on him for the Americans while he lived at the Ecuadorean embassy in London. ......
WorldNews - Published

Julian Assange lawyer says treaty prohibits extradition of WikiLeaks publisher to U.S.

julian assange lawyer says treaty prohibits extradition of wikileaks publisher to u.s.
Attorneys for Julian Assange will fight a U.S. extradition request by reasoning it should be blocked under...
WorldNews - Published

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