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Bradley Manning is at the defense table. Casting a long shadow over his trial, however, is the figure of someone else the government would apparently like to put on trial: Julian Assange.
Assange supporters in David Cameron and Anonymous masks wait for the WikiLeaks founder outside the Ecuadorean embassy.
Iceland has received an informal approach from an intermediary who says NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden wants to seek asylum there, it has emerged.
There was a gathering on Twitter that few people would have expected: RenA© PA©rez, better known as "Residente" from the musical group Calle 13 -a group that resists any type of classification-, and Julian Assange, the founder of Wikileaks , gathered ideas and suggestions from Twitter users to write a song together that will go on Calle ... (more)
It has been one year since Julian Assange sought political asylum inside Ecuador's embassy in London.
Majid has been a member of The Independent's online editorial team since December 2007.
David Cameron has refused to comment on reports that GCHQ - Britain's electronic eavesdropping agency - mounted an intensive spying operation on foreign politicians attending two G20 summit meetings in London in 2009.
A supporter holds a picture of Edward Snowden, a former CIA employee who leaked top-secret information about U.S. surveillance programs, outside the U.S. Consulate General in Hong Kong Thursday, June 13, 2013.
LONDON: Being cooped up in a building for nearly a year has started to take a toll on Julian Assange's health.
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In his new documentary, "We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks," Oscar-winning director Alex Gibney tries to construct a portrait of one of the most intriguing and confounding characters in recent global history - and completely fails at the task.
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is to be extradited to Sweden to face allegations of rape and sexual assault, according to the ruling of a British court here today.
I wouldn't call it 'burying the lede' but there was an interesting tidbit in the last two paragraphs of this story.
Daniel Ellsberg speaks during an interview in Los Angeles in September 2009. The former Pentagon analyst was indicted for leaking classified government information about the Vietnam War in 1971 to The New York Times and other newspapers.