US Offer On Assange Is New Evidence, Should Have Been Rejected

By Joe Lauria, Consortium News. -

Writing on his blog two days after District Court Judge Vanessa Baraitser on Jan. 4 in London denied the U.S. request to extradite WikiLeaks publisher Julian Assange (on the grounds of his health [...]

95 Greek Parliamentarians Tell Biden: ‘Drop All Charges Against Assange’

By Yanis Varoufakis. -

As part of the international mobilisation to apply pressure on the US government to end the persecution of Julian Assange, MeRA25 invited members of Greece’s Parliament to co-sign the letter [...]

Julian Assange Spends 50th Birthday In Prison

By Ben Norton And Anya Parampil, The Grayzone -

Protesters Demand Freedom For WikiLeaks Journalist. Julian Assange Turns 50 On July 3. Protesters Rallied Outside The US Department Of Justice In Washington, DC, Demanding The Release Of The [...]

#FreeAssange: Wikileaks Founder Turns 50 While Still Detained In Prison

By Julian Delia, The Shift News. -

On June 26 of this year, Stundin reported how Sigurdur Ingi Thordarson, a diagnosed sociopath and serial fraudster who cosied up to US authorities seeking to further their case against Assange, [...]

Scheer Intelligence: The Public And Personal Urgency Of Assange’s Case

By Robert Scheer, ScheerPost.com. -

The saga of Julian Assange’s persecution has been defined by leading human rights organizations as one of the most significant threats to press freedom in our time. The WikiLeaks founder [...]

Prosecution Of Alex Saab Unjust, Illegal And Indefensible

By Ultimas Noticias, Orinoco Tribune. -

José António Dos Reis, former minister in Cape Verde, founder of the country’s Movement for Democracy (MPD) ruling political party, and close to the current government, harshly criticized Prime [...]

Major Developments In Julian Assange’s Case Could Be Game-Changing

By Steve Topple, The Canary. -

This was all rather predictable. As The Canary‘s Tom Coburg wrote back in 2018, Thordarson was never a credible witness. He: is a convicted felon in relation to several offences, including [...]

Key Witness In Assange Case Admits To Lies In Indictment

By Bjartmar Oddur Þeyr Alexandersson and Gunnar Hrafn Jónsson, Stundin. -

A major witness in the United States’ Department of Justice case against Julian Assange has admitted to fabricating key accusations in the indictment against the Wikileaks founder. The witness, [...]

Delegation Visits Cabo Verde To #FreeAlexSaab As US Flaunts International Laws

By Margaret Flowers, Clearing The FOG. -

Venezuelan diplomat, Alex Saab, who is a businessman born in Colombia, has been held for over a year now in the small African island nation of Cabo Verde at the request of the United States, [...]

US Abduction Of Venezuelan Diplomat, A Global Challenge

By Sara Flounders and Roger Harris, Popular Resistance. -

With the possible extradition of a Venezuelan diplomat to the US on bogus charges, an emergency human rights delegation organized by the International Campaign to Free Alex Saab was quickly [...]

United Kingdom: Members Of Parliament Call On Joe Biden To Free Assange

By Joe Lauria, Consortium News. -

Twenty-four members of Parliament have called on President Joe Biden to drop the U.S. pursuit of imprisoned WikiLeaks publisher Julian Assange. A letter from the MPs was sent to Biden on [...]

US Compels Small African Country To Imprison Venezuelan Diplomat

By Roger Harris, Popular Resistance. -

Upon landing in Cabo Verde, Saab was forcibly removed from the plane, imprisoned, and held under torturous conditions. A year later, Saab, who is a lawfully appointed diplomatic agent of [...]

Chris Hedges: Julian Assange And The Collapse Of The Rule Of Law

By Chris Hedges, ScheerPost.com. -

A society that prohibits the capacity to speak in truth extinguishes the capacity to live in justice. This why we are here tonight.  Yes, all of us who know and admire Julian decry his [...]

US Kidnaps Venezuelan Diplomat: Alex Saab’s Case

By Anya Parampil, The Grayzone. -

Red Lines host Anya Parampil speaks with attorney Femi Falana about the shocking case of Venezuelan diplomat Alex Saab, who has been kidnapped for the crime of violating illegal sanctions in [...]

Assange’s Father On US Tour–First Stop Miami

By Consortium News. -

Organized by Assange Defense, John and Gabriel Shipton, Julian Assange’s father and brother, will begin the #HomeRun4Julian tour in Miami on June 6 via a live-streamed event. The Shiptons [...]