WikiLeaks: Assange's internet 'severed' by state actor

WikiLeaks says it is activating "contingency plans" after Assange's internet access cut by a "state actor".

Inside Story

Is WikiLeaks still relevant?

Whistle-blowing website promises to reveal more secret and "significant" documents before year's end.


WikiLeaks founder promises new leaks on US election

Julian Assange pledges to release one million documents related to US vote, but denies aiming to harm Clinton.

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Swedish appeals court upholds Assange detention order

Judges reject plea by WikiLeaks founder, holed up in Ecuadorian embassy in London, to have 2010 detention order dropped.


Julian Assange to be questioned in Ecuadorian Embassy

WikiLeaks founder has been living in the London Embassy since 2012 to avoid arrest over rape allegations.

US & Canada

Manning 'faces solitary detention' for suicide attempt

Whistleblower Chelsea Manning could face "indefinite solitary confinement" for a suicide attempt, her lawyers say.

Turkey attempted coup

WikiLeaks releases thousands of 'Erdogan emails'

WikiLeaks publishes trove of nearly 300,000 emails allegedly belonging to Turkish President Erdogan's ruling party.

Turkey attempted coup

WikiLeaks to release Turkey power structure documents

WikiLeaks said it would publish data on Turkey’s political power structure following the failed coup attempt.

The Listening Post

Q&A: Julian Assange on the Panama Papers

The WikiLeaks founder speaks to Richard Gizbert about secrets, leaks and why all 11.5 million files should be published.

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Digital Dissidents

An in-depth look at the most famous whistleblowers of the 21st century and what drives them to speak out.

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Assange hails 'significant victory' after UN finding

WikiLeaks founder seeks to secure freedom to walk out of embassy in London without fear of arrest for rape allegations.

Inside Story

Will Julian Assange walk free?

UN panel says it is time to restore freedom of movement to the WikiLeaks founder but UK says nothing has changed.

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UN panel says Assange 'arbitrarily detained' since 2010

UK and Sweden reject UN panel's finding, saying WikiLeaks founder can walk out of Ecuador's embassy whenever he wants.

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WikiLeaks' Assange to accept arrest if UN denies appeal

Founder of whistle-blower website demands UK authorities stop further attempts to arrest him if UN rules in his favour.


What's a little spying between friends?

While other US allies reacted angrily, Japan's response to WikiLeaks' NSA espionage allegations was muted.