Assange fumes as Australia tells him to 'man up'

2014-07-17 10:39

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has reacted angrily after Australia's attorney-general said he should be "man enough" to face Swedish sexual assault allegations.

Power corrupts, warns Julian Assange

2014-05-21 14:23

The centralisation of power represents a major threat to democratic institutions, says Julian Assange.


American exceptionalism is merely an excuse Washington uses to break the law at home and abroad, says Wikileaks founder Julian Assange. Watch.

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WikiLeaks leaks Fifth Estate screenplay

2013-09-24 20:00

WikiLeaks has posted the script to The Fifth Estate and made its most forceful denunciation of the film about the site's creation and its colourful founder.

Absent Assange looms over WikiLeaks film debut

2013-09-06 08:52

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange may be holed up in the Ecuadorian embassy in London, but he's very present at the Toronto International Film Festival.

WikiLeaks' Assange leads offbeat race to Aussie polls

2013-09-04 10:02

From WikiLeaks' Julian Assange to a billionaire who is rebuilding the Titanic, the Australian election boasts a cast of unlikely candidates who are shaking up the political scene.

Snowden blamed for Wikileaks Party chaos

2013-08-22 09:04

Julian Assange has taken responsibility for the resignation of a key candidate from his WikiLeaks Party, blaming his focus on Edward Snowden and Bradley Manning.

Manning apologises, admits he 'hurt US'

2013-08-15 08:48

US Army private Bradley Manning has apologised for leaking secret intelligence files to WikiLeaks and admitted for the first time that he had harmed his country and others.

Manning's mental health under spotlight

2013-08-13 09:04

US Army officers overseeing Bradley Manning ignored his angry outbursts and signs of mental health problems before he gave secret files to WikiLeaks, his defence lawyer alleges.


Julian Assange has slammed the conviction of US soldier Bradley Manning, who leaked documents to WikiLeaks, and has called Manning a "hero".

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Manning spied, didn't help enemy

2013-07-30 20:16

A US judge has acquitted former US analyst Bradley Manning of the most serious charge against him, aiding the enemy, but convicted him of espionage, theft and computer fraud charges.

Assange launches party in Australia

2013-07-25 10:01

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has officially launched his political party to contest Australian elections this year.


A dramatic thriller based on real events, The Fifth Estate reveals the quest to expose the deceptions and corruptions of power that turned an internet upstart into the 21st century's most fiercely debated organisation. Starring Benedict Cumberbatch as Julian Assange.

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Ecuador fingers UK company in bug claim

2013-07-04 09:12

Ecuador's government says it has reason to believe that a microphone found in its London embassy, where WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is staying, was planted by a UK surveillance company.

Ecuador claims London embassy bugged

2013-07-03 15:57

Ecuador has found a hidden microphone inside its London embassy, where WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is living, and is set to disclose who controls the device, says its foreign minister.

Europeans demand answers over bugging

2013-06-30 19:37

The EU angrily demanded answers from the United States over allegations that Washington has bugged its offices.

Mystery as Snowden vanishes in Moscow

2013-06-24 22:10

Fugitive US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden has vanished in Moscow after failing to take a flight to Cuba on which he was booked.

Snowden: Work with us, asks US

2013-06-23 22:20

The United States has been tracking Edward Snowden, as the former NSA computer technician arrived in Moscow en route for an undisclosed destination.

Iceland discusses Snowden asylum

2013-06-19 18:33

A WikiLeaks spokesperson representing Edward Snowden has reached out to government officials in Iceland about the potential of the NSA leaker applying for asylum.

Manning's leaked video 'could help enemies'

2013-06-13 13:03

A video of a US Apache helicopter attack leaked by soldier Bradley Manning revealed sensitive information that could help enemies plan deadlier assaults, according to a Pentagon official.

Manning leaked 'sensitive names'

2013-06-12 10:01

The classified material US soldier Bradley Manning gave to WikiLeaks revealed sensitive information about military operations, including the name of at least one enemy target, according to evidence.

Assange in touch with 'hero' whistleblower

2013-06-11 09:00

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has called whistleblower Edward Snowden "a hero" and says he has been in indirect contact with the ex-CIA employee who exposed a US surveillance programme.

Hacker who turned US WikiLeaks suspect testifies

2013-06-04 21:32

A computer hacker who told authorities that a US soldier was giving information to WikiLeaks testified the Army private never said he wanted to help the enemy.

Manning dumped info 'into enemy hands'

2013-06-03 22:15

US soldier Bradley Manning faced life in prison as his trial began, three years after he was charged with providing reams of highly-sensitive material to anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks.


Swedish court to decide on Assange's fate

2014-07-16 10:38

A Swedish court will hold a public hearing to determine if an arrest warrant against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange for alleged sexual assault should be dropped.

WikiLeaks party under fire for Assad talks

2013-12-31 17:09

Whistleblowing group WikiLeaks says it had no knowledge of and did not approve a delegation to Syria which met President Bashar Assad and included members of Australia's WikiLeaks Party.

'Aussie Taliban' vows to fight terror conviction

2013-11-06 14:52

David Hicks, once dubbed the "Aussie Taliban" after spending more than five years at Guantanamo Bay, has vowed to clear his name after filing an appeal against his conviction.

Assange slams Wikileaks film as 'geriatric snoozefest'

2013-10-10 08:04

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has renewed his attack on a film about the website, calling it a "geriatric snoozefest" as he released a letter written to its star Benedict Cumberbatch.

WikiLeaks slams Assange movie

2013-09-20 20:00

WikiLeaks has leaked a script for new movie The Fifth Estate, which depicts its growth and impact on the world, and has branded the film as irresponsible and fictional.

Assange claims US spied on him in Germany

2013-09-04 13:02

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has filed charges in Germany claiming a US Marines intelligence officer spied on him during a Berlin computer conference four years ago, media reports say.

Assange's WikiLeaks party in turmoil

2013-08-28 10:00

Former WikiLeaks Party candidate Leslie Cannold says she would sit as an independent if she were elected to Australia's parliament in the September 7 ballot.

Bradley Manning to hear jail sentence

2013-08-21 08:59

US Army Private Bradley Manning will be sentenced for handing a mass of data to WikiLeaks in the biggest breach of official secrets in American history.

US sets up surveillance review body

2013-08-13 11:01

The Obama administration has launched a formal review of its electronic intelligence gathering that has come under widespread criticism since leaks by a former spy agency contractor.

Australian men don't tell: Assange

2013-08-08 10:02

Julian Assange says he will not publicly address Swedish sex allegations before his bid for office in Australia because "Australian men don't like to talk about their private lives".

WikiLeaks says Manning verdict extreme

2013-07-30 23:14

WikiLeaks has branded the Manning verdict as 'extremism,' while others have mixed responses.

Manning wanted attention for leaks

2013-07-25 21:36

Prosecutors claim Bradley Manning spilled secrets to WikiLeaks to make a name for himself.

Mandela movie to debut in Toronto

2013-07-24 12:43

A highly anticipated Nelson Mandela biopic, the story of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange and a lesbian love story will headline in Toronto in the kick-off to Oscar season.

You are a moron

2013-07-15 08:49

I am also a moron. So is every member of my family and yours. And the reason we are morons is because governments have decided that we are, says Chris Moerdyk.

WikiLeaks card donations flow again

2013-07-04 08:00

International credit card donations to WikiLeaks are flowing again after an Icelandic court ruling forced MasterCard and Visa's local agent to process payments.

Snowden blasts Obama, seeks Russia asylum

2013-07-02 08:03

Fugitive US intelligence specialist Edward Snowden has accused Washington of pressuring foreign leaders to refuse him refuge as he seeks asylum in 21 countries including Russia.

Confusion after Snowden not on Cuba flight

2013-06-25 08:26

Confusion over the whereabouts of National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden has grown after a jetliner flew from Moscow to Cuba with an empty seat booked in his name.

Snowden seeks asylum in many countries

2013-06-24 17:13

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange says that former NSA contractor Edward Snowden has possibly applied for asylum in other countries besides Ecuador.

Snowden eludes the US, flees to Russia

2013-06-23 16:10

Former US spy Edward Snowden has arrived in Russia from Hong Kong, reportedly on his way to Venezuela, escaping the clutches of US justice at least for now.

UK: No progress in Assange talks

2013-06-17 14:26

Talks between the foreign ministers of Britain and Ecuador have ended with no breakthrough over Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, who remains in the South American country's London embassy.

Whistleblower free in Hong Kong - for now

2013-06-12 12:05

Edward Snowden, an American who has leaked details of top-secret US surveillance programmes, is technically free to leave Hong Kong at any time, say lawyers, and one suggests he probably should.

Assange solicited US secrets - witness

2013-06-11 20:50

The founder of the WikiLeaks website, at the centre of the trial of a soldier charged with the biggest US leak of classified material, solicited military information during a 2009 conference in Berlin.

No signs of hatred on Manning's laptop

2013-06-04 22:45

An Army investigator has testified he found no evidence that a soldier accused of the biggest breach of classified information in US history hated his country.

Assange condemns 'show trial'

2013-06-04 18:41

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange condemns the "show trial" of Bradley Manning, the US soldier accused of helping Al-Qaeda.

UK violating Assange's rights: Ecuador

2013-05-29 10:01

Ecuador has accused the Britain of trampling on the human rights of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange by refusing to allow him to travel to Ecuador, which granted him asylum almost a year ago.

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