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Wikileaks: Status of Assange, Ecuador and the U.S. Election

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Wikileaks released a statement on Sunday evening revealing their take on the current status of founder Julian Assange, Ecuador, and the United States election. From images of heavily-armed London police near the embassy to the Ecuadoran embassy cutting off Assange’s internet, the rumors have run rampant and now WikiLeaks seeks to clear things up with a release on all three ...

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Ecuador admits meddling in U.S. election by isolating Assange; also: WikiLeaks staff now missing

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Ecuador, allegedly under pressure from the Obama administration, has admitted to cutting off WikiLeaks’ founder Julian Assange’s internet access. BREAKING: Ecuador admits it cut off Assange's internet due to his use of it to interfere in the U.S. election. pic.twitter.com/VNJ6sdHhHj — Eric Geller (@ericgeller) October 18, 2016 Reuters reports that Ecuador’s President Rafael Correa has been a strong supporter of Julian Assange’s ...

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WikiLeaks: state actor cut Julian Assange’s internet access

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WikiLeaks used its twitter account early Monday morning to announce that founder Julian Assange’s internet access has been severed by a ‘state actor.’ Julian Assange's internet link has been intentionally severed by a state party. We have activated the appropriate contingency plans. — WikiLeaks (@wikileaks) October 17, 2016 Three tweets that preceded the announcement included a single subject and a ...

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WikiLeaks’ Founder Julian Assange Recieves Asylum from Ecuador

Ecuador said Thursday that it will be granting asylum to WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange. This decision, although good for the supporters of Assange, does little to defuse the growing standoff at the Ecuador Embassy in London, where Assange has been held up for two months claiming political persecution. Minister of Foreign Affairs Ricardo Patino said he and Ecuador believes that ...

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