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Wikileaks Julian Assange

  • LONDON— Swedish prosecutors have dropped their investigation into a rape allegation against Julian Assange, almost seven years after it began and five years after the WikiLeaks founder sought refuge inside Ecuador's London embassy. Sweden asked Britain to extradite Assange for questioning, and in June 2012 he sought refuge in Ecuador's London embassy to...

  • Although Sweden has dropped its investigation of rape allegations against Assange, British police say they still intend to arrest him on a charge of jumping bail if he leaves the Ecuadorean Embassy. Julian Assange says Sweden's decision to drop a rape inveatigation against him is "an important victory for me and for the U.N. human rights system."

  • The announcement by prosecutor Marianne Ny means the outspoken WikiLeaks leader no longer faces sex crime allegations in Sweden, although British police said was still wanted for jumping bail in Britain in 2012.. Speaking from the balcony of Ecuador's London embassy, where he took refuge in 2012 to avoid extradition to Sweden, Assange said his seven-year...

  • WikiLeaks' founder Julian Assange

    The group which signed an open letter said prosecuting Julian Assange is a "threat to all free journalism".

  • US prosecutors are weighing charges against Wikileaks, according to two media reports

    U.S. prosecutors are preparing or weighing charges against anti-secrecy group Wikileaks and its founder for revealing sensitive government secrets, according to the two media reports.

  • WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange

    U.S. prosecutors are reportedly preparing or closely considering charges against WikiLeaks, including founder Julian Assange.

  • QUITO, April 3- Socialist candidate Lenin Moreno on Monday celebrated victory in Ecuador's presidential election, bucking a shift to the right in South America, but his conservative challenger demanded a recount amid scattered protests. Moreno's triumph was a relief for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange after former banker Guillermo Lasso had vowed to...

  • QUITO, April 3- Socialist candidate Lenin Moreno on Monday celebrated victory in Ecuador's presidential election, bucking a shift to the right in South America, but his conservative challenger demanded a recount amid scattered protests. It was also a boost for the struggling leftist movement in South America after right-leaning governments recently came...

  • QUITO, April 3- Socialist candidate Lenin Moreno on Monday celebrated victory in Ecuador's presidential election, bucking a shift to the right in South America, but his conservative challenger demanded a recount amid scattered protests. Moreno's triumph was a relief for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange after former banker Guillermo Lasso had vowed to...

  • QUITO, April 3- Socialist candidate Lenin Moreno on Monday celebrated victory in Ecuador's presidential election, bucking a shift to the right in South America, but his conservative challenger demanded a recount as supporters took to the streets in protest. Moreno's triumph was a relief for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange after former banker Guillermo...

  • QUITO, April 3- Leftist candidate Lenin Moreno on Monday celebrated victory in Ecuador's presidential election, bucking a shift to the right in South America, but his conservative challenger demanded a recount as some supporters took to the streets in protest. Moreno's triumph was a relief for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange after former banker Guillermo...

  • Ruling party candidate Lenin Moreno looked headed to victory in Ecuador's presidential runoff Sunday but his rival refused to recognize the results, claiming he was the victim of fraud in what could set the stage for protests.

  • Wikileak's recent CIA revelations hit home for Cisco

    Cisco learned from Wikileaks that the CIA had used its hardware for its surveillance efforts.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, March 29- When WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange disclosed earlier this month that his anti-secrecy group had obtained CIA tools for hacking into technology products made by U.S. companies, security engineers at Cisco Systems swung into action. Senior Cisco managers immediately reassigned staff from other projects to figure out how the CIA...

  • The source, who is familiar with the investigation and requested anonymity to discuss sensitive information, said the probe is focused on who leaked descriptions and technical information on techniques and tools the CIA has used to eavesdrop on intelligence targets to the website. The U.S. Justice Department declined to comment, as did a spokesman for the CIA,...

  • WASHINGTON/ SAN FRANCISCO, March 9- Wikileaks will provide technology companies with exclusive access to CIA hacking tools that it possesses so they can patch software flaws, founder Julian Assange said on Thursday, presenting Silicon Valley with a potential dilemma on how to deal with the anti-secrecy group. If the offer is legitimate, it would place...

  • WASHINGTON/ FRANKFURT, March 9- WikiLeaks will provide technology companies with exclusive access to CIA hacking tools that it possesses, to allow them to patch software flaws, founder Julian Assange said on Thursday. Responding to Assange's comments, CIA spokesman Jonathan Liu, said in a statement, "As weve said previously, Julian Assange is not exactly a...

  • WASHINGTON/ FRANKFURT, March 9- WikiLeaks will provide technology companies with exclusive access to CIA hacking tools that it possesses, to allow them to patch software flaws, founder Julian Assange said on Thursday. Responding to his comments, CIA spokesman Jonathan Liu, said in a statement, "As weve said previously, Julian Assange is not exactly a bastion of...

  • IN RESPONSE TO WIKILEAKS PRESS CONFERENCE, CIA SAYS JULIAN ASSANGE' NOT EXACTLY A BASTION OF TRUTH AND INTEGRITY'.

  • Wikileaks: The CIA has 'lost control' of its cyber weapons

    In a webcast press conference on Thursday, Wikileaks founder Julian Assange railed against the CIA, saying it has 'lost control' of its cyber weapons arsenal.