Tag Archives: Wikileaks

  • Assange faces US extradition hearing in London

    WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Friday faces his first British court hearing since the US submitted a formal extradition request on espionage charges that have upset defenders of freedom ...

  • Assange suffering ‘psychological torture’: UN expert

    Julian Assange has been subjected to drawn-out "psychological torture", a UN rights expert said Friday, accusing the United States, Britain, Ecuador and Sweden of "collective persecution" of ...

  • Sweden reopens rape probe against Assange

    Swedish prosecutors said Monday they were reopening a 2010 rape investigation against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, hoping to bring him to justice. ...

  • Julian Assange jailed for 50 weeks for breaking UK bail

    WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was sentenced Wednesday to 50 weeks in jail for breaching a British court order seven years ago, when he took refuge in Ecuador's London embassy. ...

  • Ecuador says hit by 40 million cyber attacks since Assange arrest

    Ecuador said on Monday it has suffered 40 million cyber attacks on the webpages of public institutions since stripping Wikileaks founder Julian Assange of political asylum. ...

  • Julian Assange arrested in London after 7 years in Ecuador embassy

    WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was arrested by British police and carried out of the Ecuadorean embassy on Thursday after his South American hosts abruptly revoked his seven-year asylum. ...

  • WikiLeaks’ Assange says Ecuador seeking to end his asylum

    WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said on Monday that Ecuador is seeking to end his asylum in its London embassy and hand him over to the United States. ...

  • Ecuador grants citizenship to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange

    Ecuador has granted citizenship to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who has been sheltering at its London embassy for five years to avoid arrest. ...

  • Swedish prosecutors drop rape probe against WikiLeaks’s Assange

    Swedish prosecutors on dropped a seven-year rape investigation targeting Julian Assange, a legal victory for the WikiLeaks founder who has been holed up in the Ecuadoran embassy in London. ...

  • WikiLeaks’ Assange questioned by prosecutors

    WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was being questioned by prosecutors on Monday at the Ecuadoran embassy in London in the latest twist in the long-running legal battle over a rape allegation. ...