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Explained: Caught in London, is Julian Assange headed to the US to face trial now?

Supporters hail Assange as a free-speech icon who has invited the wrath of a vengeful US for exposing misdeeds that have embarrassed the superpower. They fear he will be sent to that country to face trial and will probably be punished for his heroism.

Justice Department investigated WikiLeaks after secretly indicting Julian Assange

The language, in a letter to him in his native German, suggested that prosecutors had not, at least at that point, abandoned the possibility of charges based on WikiLeaks’ publication of U.S. government secrets.


Ecuador rejects claims that Julian Assange was treated unfairly

Ecuadorian Foreign Minister José Valencia said Assange's behaviour was "undeserving, disrespectful" and he pointed to a video which appears to show Assange arguing with an official inside the Ecuadorian embassy in London.

Out of the embassy, straight into custody: Julian Assange's court hearing

WikiLeaks incensed Washington by publishing hundreds of thousands of secret US diplomatic cables and in 2010 a classified US military video showing a helicopter attack in Baghdad in 2007 that killed a dozen people, including two Reuters news staff.

WikiLeaks sues to unseal any charges against founder Julian Assange

WikiLeaks also said US prosecutors have approached people in the US, Germany and Iceland "and pressed them to testify against Mr Assange in return for immunity from prosecution."

WikiLeaks' Julian Assange faces charges; lawyer says he will fight

A person familiar with the matter confirmed that charges had been filed under seal. The exact charges Assange faces and when they might be unsealed remained uncertain Friday.


US: Roger Stone presents himself as WikiLeaks insider in emails

American intelligence agencies have concluded that Russian agents were the source of information released by WikiLeaks during the 2016 US presidential campaign.

Ecuador no longer to intervene with UK for WikiLeaks Assange: Foreign Minister

Foreign Minister José Valencia said in an interview with Reuters that Ecuador's only responsibility was looking after Assange's wellbeing after the Australian national sued the country over new conditions placed on his asylum in the London embassy.

Julian Assange faces expulsion from Ecuador Embassy hideout in UK: Report

The Ecuador President had recently made a statement in Spain that nobody should remain in asylum "for too long".

Charges undermine Assange denials about hacked email origins

Fox News host Sean Hannity pointed straight to the purloined emails from the Democratic National Committee and Hillary Clinton's campaign chairman.

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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's seven years in the Ecuadorean embassy

A look back at WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's seven years inside the Ecuadorean embassy, after his South American hosts abruptly revoked his asylum and he was arrested by British police.

1529 times the size of WikiLeaks: Why you should log on to tomorrow

Which story has been investigated for 8 months by The Indian Express?