Prominent Germans appeal for Julian Assange's release
The WikiLeaks founder is being held in deteriorating conditions despite his poor health, his supporters said. The signatories include a former German vice-chancellor and a Nobel Prize winner.
Sweden drops Assange rape investigation
Swedish prosecutors have said that though the accusations are "credible", there is not enough evidence to indict the Wikileaks founder. Assange's main concern now is fighting extradition to the United States.
WikiLeaks' Assange suffering from "psychological torture" - U.N. rights expert
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has suffered "psychological torture" from a defamation campaign and should not be extradited to the United States where he would face a "politicised show trial", a United Nations human rights investigator said on Friday.
UK court sentences Julian Assange to 50 weeks in prison
A court in London has sentenced WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to 50 weeks in prison for breach of bail. Assange, who spent years holed up in the Ecuadorian embassy, also faces possible extradition to the US.
Julian Assange faces extradition hearing as Berlin stays quiet
The WikiLeaks founder is appearing in court for jumping his UK bail — and in relation to heftier US charges of espionage. His possible extradition has raised alarm, but doesn't seem to concern Angela Merkel's government.
Five things to know about the WikiLeaks founder, Julian Assange
British police dragged WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange out of Ecuador's embassy on Thursday after his seven-year asylum was revoked, paving the way for his extradition to the United States for one of the biggest ever leaks of classified information. Here are five things to know about the most wanted whistleblower of this century, Julian Assange.
Wikileaks' Assange arrested in London
The British government has confirmed that the founder of Wikileaks, Julian Assange, has been arrested after he sought asylum for years in Ecuador's London embassy.
Russian FM says leaves phone at home to avoid being hacked
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says he does not bring his smartphone to talks on "sensitive issues" to avoid being hacked, days after WikiLeaks exposed a CIA hacking programme.
Chelsea Manning out of jail
Chelsea Manning's prison sentence is over. The former U.S. military intelligence analyst who was responsible for a 2010 leak of classified material to WikiLeaks, was released from jail early Wednesday morning