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  • Timed Out

    After five years Sweden gives up on trying to prosecute Julian Assange

    Saturday 20th May 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • Rape case must be heard

    SWEDISH prosecutor Marianne Ny’s decision to drop her investigation of the rape allegation against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange without consulting or informing his accuser beggars belief.

    The accuser maintains that Assange had unprotected sex with her when she was asleep...

    Saturday 20th May 2017

    posted by Morning Star in Editorial

  • Russia and Assange ‘to blame for Trump win’

    US Director of National Intelligence James Clapper blamed Russian hackers and Wikileaks founder Julian Assange yesterday for Hilary Clinton’s election defeat.

    The top spook told the Senate armed services committee he was convinced that Russia had hacked the emails of Ms...

    Friday 6th Jan 2017

    posted by Morning Star in World

  • Assange: Obama’s Russian hack claims are trumped up

    WIKILEAKS founder Julian Assange has accused Barack Obama of trying to delegitimise his successor Donald Trump with allegations of Russian interference in the presidential election campaign.

    In an interview on the Sean Hannity Show on Tuesday night, Mr Assange accused the White House...

    Thursday 5th Jan 2017

    posted by Morning Star in World

  • Prosecutor in embassy to finally quiz Assange

    JULIAN ASSANGE was questioned yesterday by Swedish prosecutors inside the Ecuadorean embassy in London over a rape allegation.

    Sweden’s chief prosecutor Ingrid Isgren and a colleague interviewed the WikiLeaks founder at the embassy in Knightsbridge, where he has been living for...

    Tuesday 15th Nov 2016

    posted by Morning Star in Britain

  • Ecuador admits cutting off Assange’s internet access

    ECUADOR admitted on Tuesday night that it cut WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange’s internet access over his organisation’s release of emails by Hillary Clinton’s campaign.

    Mr Assange, who has taken refuge in the Ecuadorian embassy in west London for four years,...

    Thursday 20th Oct 2016

    posted by Morning Star in World

  • Assange to face Swedish prosecutors inside embassy

    WIKILEAKS founder Julian Assange will face Swedish prosecutors over allegations of rape inside the Ecuadorean embassy in London in a possible breakthrough to a four-year deadlock.

    The Ecuadorian attorney-general delivered a document agreeing to a request made by the Swedish prosecution...

    Friday 12th Aug 2016

    posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain

  • Human rights campaigners press for Assange’s freedom

    by Our Foreign Desk

    HUNDREDS of human rights groups, law professors and campaigners have urged the governments of Sweden and Britain to respect a United Nations panel’s call to let WikilLeaks founder Julian Assage leave the Ecuadorean embassy in London.


    Wednesday 2nd Mar 2016

    posted by Morning Star in World

  • Hammond rejects UN Assange conclusion

    UN working group says WikiLeaks founder ‘arbitrary detained’

    Saturday 6th Feb 2016

    posted by Paddy McGuffin in Britain

  • Assange must face questioning without US threat

    NO-ONE could accuse any British government in recent decades of being less than totally submissive to Washington and the current administration has no intention of denting this record.

    Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond’s contemptuous dismissal of the UN working group on arbitrary...

    Saturday 6th Feb 2016

    posted by Morning Star in Editorial