• WikiLeaks says founder Julian Assange's internet link 'severed' by state actor

    3 years ago - By The Morning Call

    WikiLeaks says that founder Julian Assange's internet access has been cut by an unidentified state actor. Few other details were immediately available. Assange has been up holed up at the Ecuadorean Embassy in London for more than four years after skipping bail to avoid being extradited over sex...
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  • What's Going On With Julian Assange and WikiLeaks? Here Are 4 Theories

    3 years ago - By Time

    WikiLeaks has claimed that its co-founder, Julian Assange, has had his internet access “intentionally severed by a state party” and the team have “activated the appropriate contingency plans”.
    The whistleblowing group's claim comes less than two week s after Assange, who has been living in the Ecuadorean Embassy in London for more than four years, said via a video link to a news conference in Berlin that the site would be releasing documents “significant to the U.S. election” in the build up to the Nov. 8 vote.
    Assange was granted asylum by Ecuador in August 2012 following allegations that...
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  • WikiLeaks claims 'state party' cut Assange's internet connection

    3 years ago - By Politico

    The internet connection of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been cut “by a state party,” the document-dumping organization announced Monday morning on Twitter. In a post to its Twitter account, WikiLeaks did not announce which state party had cut the internet connection. Assange has lived inside the Ecuadorian Embassy in London since 2012, where he has remained in order to avoid extradition to Sweden, where he is wanted in connection with a rape allegation. Assange has said he fears he would be extradited to the United States to face espionage charges if he were to step outside the...
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