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#Julian Assange

# julian-assange - Friday 16 November, 2018

Julian Assange charged in US, court documents show

The development could have implications for Robert Mueller’s probe into alleged Russian meddling in the US presidential election.

# julian-assange - Tuesday 13 February, 2018

Judge says Julian Assange is not 'above the normal rules of law' and should be arrested

The Wikileaks founder suffered a further court setback today.

# julian-assange - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

Julian Assange has 'a bad tooth, a frozen shoulder and depression' but the UK still wants to arrest him

An arrest warrant for the WikiLeaks founder was upheld in a London court.

# julian-assange - Thursday 11 January, 2018

Ecuador has granted Julian Assange citizenship

Ecuador had asked London to recognise Assange as a diplomat so that he could be granted safe passage out of the UK.

# julian-assange - Friday 19 May, 2017

Assange hails 'important victory' after Sweden drops rape investigation

“The road is far from over. The war, the proper war, is just commencing.”

# julian-assange - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

Assange asks Sweden to drop arrest warrant so that he can fly to Ecuador

Assange has so far lost eight bids to cancel the arrest warrant over rape allegations against him.

# julian-assange - Friday 21 April, 2017

Arrest of Julian Assange a 'priority' in US clampdown on all leaks

“Whenever a case can be made, we will seek to put some people in jail,” US Attorney General Jeff Sessions said.

# julian-assange - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

WikiLeaks releases over 8,000 documents 'hacked from CIA'

The files appear to show the CIA wanted to subvert software products and use them as surveillance devices.

# julian-assange - Thursday 19 January, 2017

'I stand by everything I said': Assange keeps pledge to travel to the US

If he travels outside of this jurisdiction, it’s likely that Assange will be charged by the US for the 2010 documents leak.

# julian-assange - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

Assange says he will travel to the US - if his rights are 'guaranteed'

He had said he would go to America if Chelsea Manning’s sentence was commuted.

Assange 'standing by' offer to be extradited to US - lawyer

Assange has been living in the Ecuadorian embassy in London since June 2012 to avoid being extradited to Sweden.

# julian-assange - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

Donald Trump tweets backing of Julian Assange and mocks US intelligence agencies Allies This post contains videos

Donald Trump tweets backing of Julian Assange and mocks US intelligence agencies

The US President-elect continues to defy conventions.

# julian-assange - Monday 14 November, 2016

Prosecutors arrive in London to question Assange over rape allegations

The WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has denied the claims, saying they were politically motivated.

# julian-assange - Monday 7 November, 2016

Julian Assange to be questioned over rape allegations at embassy where he lives

Assange has welcomed the news saying he is looking forward to the “chance to clear his name”.

# julian-assange - Saturday 29 October, 2016

"What he wants to do is interfere with the machinery of government" - Julian Assange's mission

The founder of Wikileaks detailed his approach a decade ago in an essay.

# julian-assange - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

Ecuador has cut internet access for WikiLeaks founder over US election

Julian Assange has sought asylum at London’s Ecuadorean embassy since 2012 to avoid extradition to Sweden over sex assault allegations.

# julian-assange - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Wikileaks accuse John Kerry of ordering Ecuador to cut off Julian Assange's wifi

A staunch critic of Hillary Clinton, Assange has been accused of turning Wikileaks into a “prop for Trump”.

# julian-assange - Sunday 16 October, 2016

Pamela Anderson visits Julian Assange at Ecuadorean Embassy

Anderson joked that Assange wasn’t pleased with her choice of a meal, saying “he said I tortured him with bringing him vegan food.”

# julian-assange - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

Wikileaks is planning to publish a trove of new documents about the US election

Founder Julian Assange is claiming there is a ‘McCarthyist’ effort against him, particularly by Hillary Clinton.

# julian-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.

# julian-assange - Sunday 19 June, 2016

Angry Assange starts his fifth year camped out at a London embassy

His supporters are to hold events marking the date today.

# julian-assange - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

Julian Assange is still wanted for rape in Sweden

Assange will appeal the ruling, one of his Swedish lawyers said.

# julian-assange - Friday 5 February, 2016

Julian Assange should be compensated by Britain and Sweden says the UN

The panel published its report into Assange’s three year stay at the Ecuadorian embassy this morning.

# julian-assange - Thursday 4 February, 2016

UN panel has ruled that Julian Assange's detention is illegal, says Sweden

Julian Assange could be leaving the embassy he has been holed up in for three years.

The 5 at 5: Thursday

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

# julian-assange - Thursday 13 August, 2015

Julian Assange is 'extremely disappointed' as sex assault case is dropped

An inquiry into a rape allegation continues.

# julian-assange - Friday 3 July, 2015

It's Julian Assange's birthday and he's spending it arguing with the Republic of France

France have denied him political asylum but the activist claims he never asked for it in the first place.

# julian-assange - Friday 19 June, 2015

Julian Assange is STILL living in that Ecuadorian embassy

He isn’t budging.

# julian-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.

# julian-assange - Monday 18 August, 2014

Julian Assange says he will be leaving the Ecuadorian embassy 'soon'

The WikiLeaks founder would not tell reporters why he is leaving though.

# julian-assange - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

Wikileaks are up to something tonight... But what?

Tonight’s ‘big announcement’ from the group comes on the eve of the first anniversary of Chelsea Manning’s conviction on espionage charges.

# julian-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

# julian-assange - Saturday 7 September, 2013

The Wikileaks Party got fewer votes than the Australian Sex Party

It did beat Bullet Train for Australia though.

# julian-assange - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

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

Warning: Includes mullet.

# julian-assange - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

Bradley Manning to be sentenced tomorrow

25-year-old Manning faces a maximum potential sentence of 90 years in jail.

# julian-assange - Saturday 17 August, 2013

Gangsters' dream of winning Rose of Tralee: The week's news skewed

Breaking via The Mire wire: Belmullet gardai seek help tracing their own movements; Bradley Manning apologises to Ryanair.

# julian-assange - Thursday 15 August, 2013

‘He’s very, very pale’: Mick Wallace and Clare Daly met Julian Assange yesterday

The independent TDs held a wide-ranging meeting with the Wikileaks founder at the Ecuadorean embassy in London yesterday.

Here Is What Happened Today: Thursday

Everyone’s talking about how more social houses are on the way, Mick Wallace and Clare Daly met Julian Assange and the Phil Lynott statue making a return.

# julian-assange - Thursday 8 August, 2013

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

'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”.

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