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Belongings of missing WikiLeaks associate Kamphuis found in Norway: police


OSLO Norwegian police have found belongings of missing WikiLeaks associate Arjen Kamphuis at sea in northern Norway more than three weeks after he disappeared.

Assange considers offer to appear before U.S. Senate committee

LONDON WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who has been holed up in Ecuador's London embassy for six years, is considering an offer to appear before a U.S. Senate committee to discuss alleged Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election, his lawyer said on Thursday.

World, Russia Aug 09 2018

I've never been in favor of Wikileaks' activities, says Ecuador president

MADRID Ecuador's president, signaling his government's desire to end the long sojourn of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange in its London embassy, said on Friday he had never supported Assange's leaking activities.

World, Jul 27 2018

Stalemate over WikiLeaks Assange's future 'coming to a head': source

LONDON The diplomatic impasse over Julian Assange's six-year stay in Ecuador's London embassy is coming to a head, a source close to the WikiLeaks founder said on Monday, after media reports the South American country would rescind his political asylum.

World, Jul 23 2018

Ecuador orders withdrawal of extra Assange security from embassy in London

QUITO The president of Ecuador, Lenin Moreno, ordered the withdrawal on Thursday of additional security assigned to the Ecuadorian embassy in London, where WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has remained for almost six years.

World, May 18 2018

Democrats sue Russia, Trump campaign for alleged 2016 election conspiracy

WASHINGTON The Democratic Party sued the Russian government, U.S. President Donald Trump's campaign and WikiLeaks on Friday, charging that they carried out a wide-ranging conspiracy to influence the 2016 U.S. presidential election. | Video

Trump campaign calls Democratic lawsuit alleging conspiracy 'frivolous'

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump's election campaign said a lawsuit launched by the Democratic Party on Friday alleging the campaign, WikiLeaks and Russia carried out a wide-ranging conspiracy to influence the 2016 U.S. presidential election is "completely without merit and will be dismissed in due time."

Politics, Election 2016, U.S., Apr 20 2018

Return to Ward 17: Making peace with lost comrades

MELBOURNE, Australia As the start of the memorial service neared, I hurriedly texted an Indonesian friend. "Is it OK for me to stand on a Muslim prayer mat?" I asked.

Facebook, Iraq, Twitter, Apr 18 2018

Ecuador cuts Assange's communications after comments on social media

QUITO Ecuador has suspended WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's communication system after he discussed on social media issues that could damage the country's diplomatic relations, the government said on Wednesday.

World, Mar 28 2018

UK minister: 'miserable little worm' Assange should turn himself in

LONDON Julian Assange was called a "miserable little worm" on Tuesday by a British foreign affairs minister who said the WikiLeaks founder should leave the Ecuadorean embassy in London and give himself up to British justice.

World, Mar 27 2018