Posts tagged WikiLeaks
LONDON—A lawyer for WikiLeaks’ Icelandic payment processor says that the secret-spilling site has won an important court battle against the financial blockade imposed by VISA and MasterCard.
Attorney Sveinn Andri Sveinsson says that an Icelandic court has ordered VISA and MasterCard’s local More >
Ecuador’s ambassador to Washington has expressed concerns that granting political asylum to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange could be used to discredit Quito in the US.
“Giving asylum to Assange would be used as ammunition to attack the country,” Ambassador Nathalie Cely said in a radio More >
WikiLeaks says it is publishing over two million emails from Syrian political figures dating back to 2006 but also covering the period of the crackdown on dissent by Syria’s regime.
“JUST now … WikiLeaks began publishing the Syria files, more than two million emails from Syrian political figures, More >
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange faced a “difficult choice” in defying a British police order for extradition to Sweden, one of his lawyers said.
ASSANGE was confronted with risks no matter which path he took and is gambling that Ecuador will look sympathetically at his request for political More >
A US military judge has ordered prosecutors to share more documents with WikiLeaks suspect Bradley Manning after defence lawyers accused them of hiding information that could help their client’s case.
FOR months, Manning’s defence team has demanded access to reports by government agencies, More >
WIKILEAKS chief Julian Assange has asked Britain’s Supreme Court to reopen his extradition case, an unusual legal manoeuvre aimed at blocking his removal to Sweden.
British Supreme Court spokesman Ben Wilson confirmed today that papers had been lodged in the high-profile case, which has dragged More >