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 [...]
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WikiLeaks founder, Julian Assange is an obvious security threat to the United States and its allies. The media is reporting on all the leaked documents on the Iraq/Afgahnistan wars and more recently, the State Department’s diplomatic cables. What we’re not hearing is the more grave threat Assange represents if he falls into enemy hands. So [...]