Julian Assange

Assange mulls testifying in US probe into Russian meddling

An attorney for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange told Sputnik the whistleblower was considering a call by a US Senate panel to testify in its probe into Russia’s alleged 2016 election tampering. "I confirm that he has been notified about the offer. Mr. Assange is now considering it in...

Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 9:51am

WikiLeaks’ Assange facing ‘very grave juncture’ as potential extradition looms

WikiLeaks publisher Julian Assange faces an uncertain future as Ecuadorian officials consider whether to comply with pressure to extradite him from confinement at the South American nation’s diplomatic safe haven in London. Earlier this month, Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno said that...

Thursday, August 2, 2018 - 10:57am

Assange case affecting ties with Britain: Ecuador FM

The ongoing case of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has affected the relationship between the United Kingdom and Ecuador, according to Ecuador's Foreign Minister Jose Valencia. Assange, an Australian national, sought asylum in Ecuador's embassy in London in 2012 and has been there ever...

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 8:55am

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