Julian Assange

Swedish prosecutors drop investigation against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange

"Chief Prosecutor Marianne Ny has today decided to discontinue the preliminary investigation regarding suspected rape concerning Julian Assange," the Prosecutors' Office said in a statement, Joinfo.com reports with reference to Deutsche Welle. Assange has lived in the Ecuadorean Embassy in London since 2012 after taking refuge there to

US to seek arrest of WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange

The Justice Department investigation of Assange and WikiLeaks dates to at least 2010, when the site first gained wide attention for posting thousands of files stolen by the former US Army intelligence analyst now known as Chelsea Manning, according to

WikiLeaks Just Dumped a Ton of Alleged CIA Hacking Documents

The information therein, WikiLeaks claims, reveals covert CIA hacking tools that can take over iPhones, Android phones, TVs, and pretty much any type of computer, according to Gizmodo. The Tuesday morning release, codenamed Vault 7, is apparently part of a larger series

WikiLeaks’ Assange signals release of documents before U.S. election

Assange said the documents would be released before the end of the year, starting with an initial batch in the coming week, Reuters reports. He criticized Clinton, the Democratic presidential candidate, for demonizing the group's work after a spate of releases related