Ecuador grants asylum to Assange, defying UK
Aug 16, 2012
Agence France-Presse | Monday June 17, 2013
Ecuador will continue to grant WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange asylum at its London embassy, the foreign minister said on Monday after failing to reach a solution to the case with Britain.
Agence France Presse | Friday June 7, 2013
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has said that he fears the whistleblower who exposed a vast US surveillance programme could face the same fate as the US soldier who leaked files to his website.
Reuters | Monday June 3, 2013
Britain is considering holding talks with Ecuador over the future of Julian Assange, the Foreign Office said on Monday, in the first sign of a possible solution to the year-long diplomatic standoff over the Wikileaks founder.
Reuters | Wednesday May 29, 2013
Ecuador's foreign minister has accused the British government of trampling on the human rights of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange by refusing to allow him to travel to Ecuador, which granted him political asylum almost a year ago.
Agence France-Presse | Friday May 24, 2013
WikiLeaks has released what it says is an annotated transcript of a documentary that takes a critical look at the anti-secrecy group ahead of the US film's Friday premiere.
Agence France-Presse | Thursday January 24, 2013
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange hit out on Wednesday at a Hollywood film about his secret-spilling website, calling the movie "a massive propaganda attack".
Associated Press | Thursday November 29, 2012
Ecuador's ambassador to Britain says WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has developed a chronic lung infection and requires constant medical attention at his refuge in the Ecuadorean Embassy in London.
Reuters | Wednesday October 24, 2012
Ecuador is worried about the health of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and has asked Britain to guarantee him safe passage from its London embassy to a hospital if he needs medical treatment, a senior Ecuadorean diplomat said in Moscow.
Reuters | Monday October 8, 2012
Nine people who put up bail for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, including two members of the British aristocracy and a Nobel Prize winner, were ordered to pay 93,000 pounds on Monday after Assange took refuge in Ecuador's embassy.
Agence France-Presse | Monday October 1, 2012
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is certain he will one day go to Ecuador, he said in an interview published on Sunday, describing his life in the Ecuadoran embassy in London as "like being in a space station".
Agence France-Presse | Thursday September 27, 2012
Ecuador said on Wednesday that it is prepared to shelter Julian Assange inside its London embassy for years if necessary as it negotiates the WikiLeaks founder's fate with Britain and Sweden.
Agence France-Presse | Tuesday September 18, 2012
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, still holed up in Ecuador's embassy in London, said his number one goal is to protect colleagues at the controversial website from "any possible attack" by the United States.
Associated Press | Tuesday September 18, 2012
British Foreign Secretary William Hague says talks with Ecuador over the fate of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange remain deadlocked.
Agence France-Presse | Saturday September 15, 2012
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's father said on Saturday that his son thought he could spend as long as a year holed up in Ecuador's embassy in London, but was prepared for his "long meditation".
Reuters | Friday August 31, 2012
Julian Assange expects to wait six months to a year for a deal to free him from Ecuador's embassy in London.