Julian Assange

UK court sets Assange's US extradition hearing for February 2020

British judge schedules full extradition hearing next year for WikiLeaks founder wanted in US on espionage charges.

UK court sets Assange's US extradition hearing for February 2020

The Listening Post

Julian Assange, the Espionage Act and implications for free media

US prosecutors expand the indictment against the WikiLeaks founder under the Espionage Act.

WikiLeaks

US charges WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange with espionage

US unveils 17 new criminal charges against Assange, accusing him placing US at risk by publishing classified documents.

US charges WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange with espionage

US & Canada

US: Manning freed but ordered to appear before new grand jury

Manning spent 62 days in jail after refusing to answer questions to a federal grand jury investigating WikiLeaks.

US: Manning freed but ordered to appear before new grand jury

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