05/29/12

WikiLeaks has been financially blockaded without process for 543 days.
Julian Assange has been under house arrest without charge for 540 days.  
Bradley Manning has been in jail without trial for 737 days.  
A secret Grand Jury on WikiLeaks has been active in the US for 623 days.


WikiLeaks News:
  • WikiLeaks faced DDoS attacks early this morning, beginning at 3AM GMT. They have since installed more capacity.

Julian Assange News:
  • Julian Assange's Supreme Court verdict will be handed down May 30 at 9:15AM London time. The session will last about 10 minutes and will be live-streamed via the Sky website.
  • Worldwide rallies for Julian Assange are planned for May 30 and 31, after the verdict in his extradition case is handed down.
  • Christine Assange was interviewed by 7 News about her son's upcoming Supreme Court verdict. She is currently in London to support Julian.
  • Chritine Assange authored an open letter to the Australian people which calls for the support of her son, giving detailed information into the extradition case against him.
  • "The World Tomorrow" episode 7 aired on RT featuring a panel of 5 activists from the Occupy movement. The full episode is available to watch online.
  • Australian Greens Senator Scott Ludlam wrote on the recent revelations of the Australian Government's knowledge about the U.S. campaign against Julian Assange.
  • Bahraini activist Nabeel Rajab has been released on bail after nearly a month in prison. He was arrested and detained days before his interview with Julian Assange aired on RT.

Bradley Manning News:
  • Bradley Manning's aunt gave an interview with The Guardian in which she discusses Bradley's life in jail, saying he seems to be in good spirits and optimistic about his case.
  • The Bradley Manning Support Network issued a news update covering the U.S. military's continued withholding of evidence and restriction of access in Bradley's court martial proceedings.