Julian Assange

Julian Assange to fight extradition to US

The WikiLeaks founder says he does not wish to surrender to extradition for doing 'journalism that has won many awards'.

Julian Assange

Assange sentenced to 50 weeks for skipping UK bail

WikiLeaks founder is sentenced to nearly a year in prison for skipping bail to avoid being sent to Sweden.

Julian Assange sentenced to 50 weeks for skipping UK bail

United States

US appeals court denies Chelsea Manning's bail request

Manning, who refused to testify before a grand jury, says she has nothing more to contribute to the case.

US appeals court denies Chelsea Manning's bail request

The Listening Post

Is Assange's arrest a potential threat for journalists?

Examining the legalities, politics and the way the story has been reported by the media.

The Listening Post

Julian Assange: Within Washington's grasp?

Is journalism at risk or is it personal? Plus, the Polish priest whose mini media empire packs a political punch.

Opinion

Assange and WikiLeaks: A view from Kenya

WikiLeaks has been a key source of revelations about the transgressions of the Kenyan political elite.

Patrick Gathara

by Patrick Gathara

Patrick Gathara

Ecuador

Assange used embassy for 'spying', says Ecuador president

President Lenin Moreno accuses the Australian national of setting up 'centre for spying' from Ecuador's London embassy.

Assange used embassy for 'spying', says Ecuador president

The Listening Post

Jailed for journalism: WikiLeaks editor Hrafnsson on Assange case

WikiLeaks editor Kristinn Hrafnsson discusses the timing of Julian Assange's arrest and what's at stake for the media.

Julian Assange

Assange's father calls on Australia to bring him home

Wikileaks' co-founder Julian Assange faces warrant for US extradition related to a huge leak of official documents.

 Assange's father calls on Australia to bring him home

Inside Story

Will Julian Assange be extradited?

WikiLeaks founder faces an uncertain future after being kicked out of the Ecuadorian embassy in London.

Europe

What the 'pursuit of Assange' means for press freedom

Journalists fear WikiLeaks founder's case could set precedent and harm media's ability to report government wrongdoing.

What the 'pursuit of Assange' means for press freedom

WikiLeaks

British MPs say WikiLeaks' Assange should face justice in Sweden

Swedish prosecutors examining rape allegations against Julian Assange at request of alleged victim's lawyer.

British MPs say WikiLeaks' Assange should face justice in Sweden

The Listening Post

Under arrest: The future of Julian Assange and WikiLeaks

The arrest of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. Plus, the journalists who exposed Malaysia's 1MDB corruption scandal.

Julian Assange

UK's Labour Party calls for PM to prevent Assange's extradition

Amnesty International says Assange could face 'serious human rights violations' if extradited to the United States.

UK's Labour Party calls for PM to prevent Assange's extradition

United Kingdom

WikiLeaks' Julian Assange found guilty of breaching bail terms

Assange faces extradition to US as UK arrests WikiLeaks founder following Ecuador's withdrawal of asylum.