Julian Assange

Assange lawyers sue CIA for spying on them

The suit named the CIA, former CIA director and former US secretary of state Pompeo, and the security firm Undercover Global and its chief executive David Morales Guillen.

published on : 16th August 2022

Australian leader refuses to publicly intervene on Assange

Attorney General Mark Dreyfus and Foreign Minister Penny Wong responded to the British government's decision by saying Assange's "case has dragged on for too long and should be brought to a close."

published on : 20th June 2022

UK approves Julian Assange's extradition to the US; WikiLeaks founder may appeal

UK Home Secretary Priti Patel gave the requisite ministerial sign-off for the Australian national's extradition order after several stages of court appeals right up to the Supreme Court.

published on : 17th June 2022

UK court formally issues order to extradite Julian Assange to US

The decision now rests with interior minister Priti Patel, although Assange's lawyers may still appeal to the High Court if she approves the extradition.

published on : 20th April 2022

Julian Assange marries lawyer fiancée in London prison 

Assange, 50, and his South Africa-born partner Stella Moris, 38, have two sons together- four-year-old Gabriel and two-year-old Max.

published on : 24th March 2022

Julian Assange denied US extradition appeal

The ruling brings the long-running legal saga in the UK courts closer to a conclusion unless Assange's lawyers launch a challenge on a separate point in the case.

published on : 15th March 2022

Five things to know about WikiLeaks

Swedish prosecutors on Friday dropped their investigation, but Assange still faces the risk of arrest in Britain.

published on : 19th May 2017

Assange accuser shocked, maintains accusations: Lawyer

The woman who has accused WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange of rape has slammed the decision by Swedish prosecutors to drop an investigation as a "scandal".

published on : 19th May 2017

Swedish prosecutor drops rape investigation of Assange

Assange took refuge in Ecuador's embassy in London in 2012 to escape extradition to Sweden to answer questions about sex-crime allegations from two women.

published on : 19th May 2017