Wikileaks

Iceland denies aid to FBI in WikiLeaks investigation

Iceland denies aid to FBI in WikiLeaks investigation

Iceland refused to cooperate with an FBI investigation into WikiLeaks two years ago. The Icelandic Interior Minister said he ordered police to cease contact with the FBI, and made it clear their presence was not “well-seen” in Iceland. Interior Minister Ogmundur Jonasson informed the AP of his displeasure upon discovering that FBI agents had arrived […]

What is TYLER? Anonymous reveals details of its own ‘WikiLeaks’ project

What is TYLER? Anonymous reveals details of its own ‘WikiLeaks’ project

The hacktivist collective Anonymous will reportedly launch TYLER – a ‘secure, no cost and decentralized’ online leaks release platform to circumvent problems inherent in WikiLeaks – on the day many (and Mayans) believe to be the end of the world. One of the group’s members, who specified that he is representing the collective, spoke about […]

‘Operation Free Assange': Anonymous take down UK’s Justice Ministry’s website

‘Operation Free Assange': Anonymous take down UK’s Justice Ministry’s website

The website for the UK Ministry of Justice is under attack after hacktivists engaged a mission to try and take down justice.gov.uk in retaliation for Britain’s handling of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. Several Twitter accounts associated with the loose-knit Anonymous collective have acknowledged that the UK Ministry of Justice’s website is being targeted with a […]

WikiLeaks releases Syria Files, almost 2.5 mln emails

WikiLeaks releases Syria Files, almost 2.5 mln emails

The whistleblower website WikiLeaks has announced the release of almost 2.5 million emails derived from 680 Syria-related entities and domain names. They are said to be “embarrassing to Syria, but it is also embarrassing to Syria’s opponents.” “It helps us not merely to criticize one group or another, but to understand their interests, actions and […]

The Truth About Julian Assange And Wikileaks

The Truth About Julian Assange And Wikileaks

By: Ann Smith, Executive Editor The Hacker News Last night I had the privilege of speaking to Christine Assange, the mother of Julian Assange who has been a reluctant hostage of a global political war among the United States, the UK, and Sweden and of all places Ecuador. Christine was very informative and thorough in explaining the […]

Assange subject to arrest for breaching bail conditions – Scotland Yard

Assange subject to arrest for breaching bail conditions – Scotland Yard

London police say they are ready to arrest WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange for breaching his bail conditions and spending the night in the Ecuador embassy while seeking political asylum in that country. Assange was arrested by the Metropolitan Police Service’s Extradition Unit on December 7, 2010 on a warrant issued by Sweden. He is wanted […]

‘Friends of WikiLeaks’ fight for Assange’s rights in Court

‘Friends of WikiLeaks’ fight for Assange’s rights in Court

The international group, whose goal is to promote WikiLeaks and “defends its mission,” has sent an open letter to the Human Rights Court, asking for it to stop the “unlawful detention” of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. The network, which boasts members from around the world, points out that Assange has been under house arrest in […]