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Julian Assange Stakeout Costs Britain $14M

Julian Assange at Ecuadorian Embassy London

The Ecuadorian Embassy in London has been the home of Julian Assange, most well-known as the founder of Wikileaks, for about two years; ever since Assange went there to claim asylum from a warrant issued in Sweden. Julian has publicly claimed that the sexual assault charges there are bogus and were created so that he… Read more »

Julian Assange Leaving Ecuadorian Embassy In London “Soon”

Assange will leave the Ecuadorian embassy to seek medical treatment

Wikileaks’ founder Julian Assange is a notorious figure even now, two years after he disappeared through the doors of the Ecuadorian embassy in London. He’s been living inside the building ever since, granted diplomatic immunity by Ecuador in August 2012. Today, after two years of self-imposed imprisonment, he met with the press to announce that… Read more »

Julian Assange Asks US To Back Down From ‘Witch-Hunt’ [Video]

Julian Assange Speaks About Asylum

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange was recently granted political asylum by officials in Ecuador and now he’s asking the US to stop its “witch hunt” against him. Speaking on Sunday Assange said: “I ask President Obama to do the right thing, the United States must renounce its witch-hunt against WikiLeaks.” Assange has been held up in… Read more »

WikiLeaks Needs $1 Million ASAP

Julian Assange Begs For $1 million for WikiLeaks

WikiLeaks needs $1 million Euros ASAP or the site could lose its ability to continue operations. The anti-secrecy group announced on Wednesday that it needs the money to “effectively continue its mission.” In December 2011 Wikileaks had $983,600 in the bank, by the end of June that number had dwindled to $120,000. According to WikiLeaks… Read more »

Julian Assange Seeking Asylum In Ecuador

Julian Assange Seeks Asylum in Ecuador

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange entered Ecuador’s London-based embassy on Tuesday and asked officials to grant him political asylum in order to stop his extradition to Sweden. Ecuadorian Prime Minister Ricardo Patino is currently weighing the decision. Assange entered the embassy after Britain’s Supreme Court last week rejected his newest attempt to block extradition to Sweden… Read more »

Julian Assange Running For Senate In Australia

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CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA – Julian Assange may still be facing sex crime allegations in Sweden but that isn’t stopping the Wikileaks founder from running for office in Australia. Wikileaks announced on Twitter today that Assange will be running for the Australian senate. Wikileaks writes: “We have discovered that it is possible for Julian Assange to run… Read more »