Assange Supporters Protest at Prison Where WikiLeaks Founder Allegedly Held

After his recent arrest, the WikiLeaks founder, who became famous for publishing classified US government data, now faces the threat of extradition to the United States on charges of conspiracy to commit computer intrusion and could get up to five years in jail. Report This PostOriginal article…

WikiLeaks Denies ‘Insurance’ File Dump After Assange’s Arrest

MOSCOW (Sputnik) – The whistleblowing website WikiLeaks has denied speculations that it released “insurance” files as a way of putting pressure on those holding its founder, Julian Assange. Report This PostOriginal article…

Claims Alleging Assange’s Moscow Links ‘Insinuations’ – Russian Embassy in UK

LONDON (Sputnik) – A press secretary of the Russian Embassy in the United Kingdom characterized on Friday media reports about alleged links between founder of the WikiLeaks whistleblowing website Julian Assange and Russia as insinuations. Report This PostOriginal article…

Diplomatic Dramas: Assange ‘Siege’ Joins the List of Crises Involving Embassies

The Ecuadorean Embassy in London is getting back to normal after seven years with WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange as their “guest”. Assange was arrested by police on 11 April after the Ecuadoreans withdrew their offer of sanctuary. Sputnik looks at other cases where embassies made the news. Report This PostOriginal article…

Pamela Anderson Slams UK as ‘American B**ch’ for Arresting Assange

The Playboy model-turned activist publicly endorsed the WikiLeaks founder while he was residing in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London and even visited him there. She has not remained on the sidelines regarding the recent dramatic turn posting a fierce rant on Twitter. Report This PostOriginal article…

Pranksters ‘Rent Out’ Assange’s Room in Embassy Amid His Arrest – Report

WikiLeaks’ founder was arrested on 11 April inside the Ecuadorian Embassy after his asylum was withdrawn over a violation of his bail conditions and an extradition request by the US, which seeks to prosecute him for publishing American secret documents. Report This PostOriginal article…

Meme Storm: Twittersphere Thrilled With Julian Assange’s ‘Great Big Bushy Beard’

Footage of the WikiLeaks’ founder being dragged out of the Ecuadorian embassy in London by authorities has spread on social media like wildfire, inspiring users to post memes humouring Julian Assange’s looks. Report This PostOriginal article…

RSF Slams Assange’s Arrest Over WikiLeaks Activity as ‘Precedent’ US May Pursue

MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Christophe Deloire, the head of the Reporters Without Borders (RSF) international non-profit organisation advocating freedom of the press, stated that targeting WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, arrested earlier in the day, because of WikiLeaks activities would be a "dangerous precedent" that the US could pursue in future. Report This PostOriginal article…

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