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Ecuador hopes hearing marks 'beginning of the end' of Assange saga

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UNITED NATIONS Ecuador hopes that the October questioning of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, holed up in the country's London Embassy since 2012, will mark the "beginning of the end" of the legal deadlock over case, Ecuador's foreign minister said.

Chelsea Manning sentenced to solitary for suicide try

NEW YORK U.S. Army soldier Chelsea Manning, who is serving 35 years in prison for passing classified files to WikiLeaks, was sentenced to 14 days in solitary confinement as punishment for attempting suicide and keeping a banned book in her cell, supporters said on Friday. | Video

U.S., Sep 23 2016

Swedish court upholds Assange warrant, clears way for questioning in October

STOCKHOLM A Swedish appeals court decided to uphold the arrest warrant for Wikileaks founder Julian Assange on Friday, prolonging the six year long legal stand off with prosecutors and clearing the way for the Wikileaks founder to be questioned in London next month.

World Sep 16 2016

Chelsea Manning to receive gender transition surgery: lawyers

WASHINGTON U.S. soldier Chelsea Manning, serving a 35-year prison term for passing classified files to WikiLeaks, ended her hunger strike on Tuesday after the Army said she would be allowed to receive gender transition surgery, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) said. | Video

U.S., Sep 14 2016

Ecuador sets October date for Assange questioning

STOCKHOLM Ecuador has set an October 17 date for the questioning of Julian Assange in a Swedish rape investigation, a move that could end a four year long deadlock ever since the WikiLeaks founder took refuge in Ecuador's London embassy.

World, Sep 14 2016

Chelsea Manning announces hunger strike over treatment in prison

U.S. soldier Chelsea Manning, serving a 35-year prison term for passing classified files to WikiLeaks, said on Friday that she would refuse to eat until given help for her gender dysphoria and "treated with dignity, respect and humanity" by the government.

U.S., Sep 09 2016

Assange says WikiLeaks to release 'significant' Clinton campaign data

WASHINGTON WikiLeaks founder and editor-in-chief Julian Assange said on Wednesday his organization planned to release "significant" information linked to the campaign of Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton before the Nov. 8 election.

Election 2016, Politics, Tech, Aug 24 2016

Ecuador will let Sweden interview Assange in London embassy

Ecuador will allow Swedish prosecutors to interview Wikileaks founder Julian Assange in its London embassy ,where Assange has been living since June 2012, Ecuador's foreign ministry said in a statement on Thursday.

World, Aug 11 2016

Chelsea Manning faces discipline for prison suicide attempt: lawyers

U.S. soldier Chelsea Manning, imprisoned for passing classified files to WikiLeaks, now stands accused of misconduct stemming from her suicide attempt earlier this month and could land in solitary confinement indefinitely, her lawyers said on Thursday.

U.S., Jul 29 2016

WikiLeaks releases hacked Democratic National Committee audio files

WASHINGTON WikiLeaks released files on Wednesday of what it said were audio recordings pulled from the emails of the Democratic National Committee that were obtained by hacking its servers.

U.S., Election 2016, Politics, Jul 28 2016

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A sign is seen outside the United States embassy in central London, November 29, 2010.  REUTERS/Andrew Winning
Analysis:

WikiLeaks shows range of intel gathering

From African leaders' credit card numbers to the friendships of British politicians, the WikiLeaks cables show U.S. diplomats left no stone unturned in efforts to gather information on friends as well as foes.  Full Article