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#Assange

# assange - Monday 17 October, 2016

Wikileaks has accused unknown state actors of cutting Julian Assange's internet connection

Assange has been hiding in the Ecuadorean Embassy in central London for over four years in a bid to avoid rape charges in Sweden.

# assange - Friday 16 September, 2016

Julian Assange could be holed up for another four years over rape allegations

A Swedish court has again ruled that the arrest warrant against him is valid.

# assange - Thursday 11 August, 2016

Julian Assange to be interviewed in Ecuadorian embassy over rape allegations

The WikiLeaks founder has been sheltering at the Ecuadorian embassy in London since June 2012.

# assange - Friday 13 March, 2015

Breakthrough? After years of stalemate, Sweden's offered to question Assange in London

British police have stood guard around the clock since Assange took refuge in Ecuador’s London embassy – at a cost of some €14.6 million.

# assange - Thursday 17 July, 2014

Julian Assange loses bid to scrap arrest warrant, is told to be 'man enough' to face sex charges

Assange has been holed up in Ecuador’s embassy in London for more than two years

# assange - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Watch: Julian Assange's election song is really quite bizarre

Warning: Includes mullet.

# assange - Thursday 8 August, 2013

'Australian men don't tell' says Julian Assange of Sweden sex allegations

“Unfortunately, to a degree, I am an Australian and therefore Australian men don’t like talking about their private lives”.

# assange - Wednesday 30 January, 2013

Julian Assange to run for Australian senate, his mum says he'll be 'awesome'

The Wikileaks founder intends to run in the September poll even though he is currently holed-up in the Ecuadorian embassy in London.

# assange - Friday 30 November, 2012

Assange defends WikiLeaks two years after 'cablegate'

Julian Assange has vowed to keep exposing secret documents and defended his controversial website Wikileaks.

# assange - Thursday 29 November, 2012

Julian Assange has 'lung condition' says Ecuadorian embassy

The Wikileaks founder is unwell according to Ecuador’s ambassador to London. Assange has spent the past five months holed-up in the London embassy.

# assange - Monday 27 August, 2012

Ecuador's president says Assange allegations 'not crimes' in most places

Correa said the alleged actions against the WikiLeaks founder were ‘not crimes in 90 to 95 per cent of the world’ but they had played no part in Quito’s decision to grant Assange asylum.

# assange - Sunday 26 August, 2012

Ecuador and UK 'must seek mutually acceptable solution' on Assange case

President Rafael Correa says the two countries are returning to dialogue over controversy surrounding the WikiLeaks founder.

# assange - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

The nine stories you need to know this morning.

# assange - Thursday 16 August, 2012

The Evening Fix: Thursday

Things we learned, loved, and shared today…

# assange - Friday 29 June, 2012

'The Ballad of Julian Assange' among songs featuring on new Wikileaks CD

The Beat the Blockade CD is the latest attempt by the whistleblowing organisation to raise funds for its projects.

# assange - Sunday 24 June, 2012

Ecuador ambassador briefed on Assange in Sweden

Ecuador is mulling over whether to offer the WikiLeaks founder asylum, after he took refuge in the Ecuadorian embassy in London on Tuesday.

There's "no hint" of US plan to take Assange from Sweden, says Australian minister

Assange has sought asylum in bid to avoid being extradited to Sweden.

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Nine things to know this morning.

# assange - Wednesday 20 June, 2012

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things to know this morning…

# assange - Wednesday 1 February, 2012

Assange in UK supreme court to fight extradition order

Over the next two days, the Wikileaks founder will try to persuade British judges to quash an order for him to face sexual assault allegations in Sweden.

# assange - Monday 26 December, 2011

#ge11, #Egypt, #tigerblood: the year in Twitter hashtags

From our own #aras11 to the devastation of the #Japan earthquake and tsunami, here’s how some of 2011′s most defining events were captured on Twitter…

# assange - Monday 5 December, 2011

Assange wins right to further appeal extradition to Sweden

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange can appeal his extradition to Sweden over sex crimes allegations.

# assange - Wednesday 2 November, 2011

WikiLeaks founder Assange loses extradition block bid

Julian Assange is to be sent to Sweden for questioning over sexual assault allegations.

Questions over future of WikiLeaks as Assange awaits extradition ruling

Julian Assange is awaiting the British High Court’s ruling on Sweden’s request to extradite him over sexual assault allegations.

# assange - Thursday 14 July, 2011

Judgement reserved in Assange extradition appeal Assange This post contains videos

Judgement reserved in Assange extradition appeal

Lawyers failed to agree on the definition of ‘consent’ during the hearing. Assange is facing allegations of rape and sexual molestation if he is extradited to Sweden.

# assange - Tuesday 12 July, 2011

Assange extradition hearing begins today

The 40-year-old Wikileaks editor in chief faces extradition to Sweden for questioning about sexual assault and rape allegations.

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

In today’s 9 at 9: Rioting in Belfast, a crackdown for legal highs on the way, Anonymous reveals its latest attack, and good news for Ireland’s interest rate?

# assange - Wednesday 2 March, 2011

Magazine claims Assange blames "Jewish" journalists for negative coverage

In an escalating war of words with the Guardian newspaper, Julian Assange has allegedly said that “Jewish” journalists had been deliberately painting a negative picture of him.

# assange - Thursday 24 February, 2011

Court rules that Julian Assange to be extradited to Sweden

An appeal is likely and must be submitted within the next seven days.

# assange - Friday 11 February, 2011

Assange extradition hearing adjourned as judge considers verdict

The verdict will be delivered later this month but appeals could delay the process for many months.

# assange - Wednesday 9 February, 2011

Assange's mother wants Australian government to support her son

Christine Assange claims that the Australian government have failed to support WikiLeaks founder as rally held in Brisbane.

# assange - Tuesday 8 February, 2011

Assange hopes rape charges will be proved ‘empty’

At the end of the first day of his extradition hearing, Julian Assange said that a “black box” had been applied to his life and that “on the outside of that black box has been written the word ‘rape’.”

# assange - Tuesday 21 December, 2010

Assange: My rape accusers "got into a tizzy"

Assange suggests the women may have gone to the police because they were concerned about STDs – and were “bamboozled” into making an official complaint.

# assange - Thursday 16 December, 2010

Julian Assange supporters raise $360,000 for NYT ad

Hearing for appeal of WikiLeaks’ chief’s bail approval due to begin later this morning in London.