Tag: Wikileaks

UK minister signs US bid to extradite Assange

London, United Kingdom | AFP | Thursday 6/13/2019  Britain's interior minister said Thursday he had certified the US request to extradite WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on espionage grounds in a procedural move that opens the way for a court battle. The US Justice Department confirmed on Tuesday that it had submitted...

Assange sentenced to nearly a year in prison for bail breach

UPDATE: A British judge on Wednesday sentenced WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to 50 weeks in prison for breaching his bail conditions in 2012. Assange took refuge in Ecuador's London embassy to avoid extradition to Sweden and was only arrested last month after Ecuador withdrew his...

TPP to extend US drug monopolies to partner countries?

TPP
Recently, excerpts were released by Wikileaks regarding the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a proposed international trade agreement leaked to that suggested the United States is pushing for changes that would restrict access to beneficial drugs overseas. According to Wikileaks, the latest leaked chapter from May 2014 detailing...