10/13/12

WikiLeaks has been financially blockaded without process for 680 days.
Julian Assange has been detained without charge for 677 days. 
 - 117 days at the Ecuadorian Embassy.
Bradley Manning has been in jail without trial for 874 days.  
Jeremy Hammond has been in prison without trial for 224 days. 
A secret Grand Jury on WikiLeaks has been active for 760 days.

WikiLeaks News:

  • WikiLeaks released all emails (369) to and from the Syrian General Organization for International Fairs and Exhibitions. WikiLeaks has been releasing large batches of the Syria Files daily over the past few weeks, totaling over 215,000 emails.
  • Greg Barns, President of the Australian Lawyer's Alliance, discussed the possibility of WikiLeaks suing Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard over defamatory statements, as well as Julian Assange's asylum situation.
  • WikiLeaks supporters have planned "Cableweek" for November 28, which they describe as a "global effort to analyse and expose new information from the millions of documents released by WikiLeaks".
  • WikiLeaks cables detail the internal struggle in Zimbabwe over Save Valley Conservancy lands.
  • WikiLeaks cables reveal that the U.S. State Department collected information from international NGOs located in Sri Lanka. 
  • RT discussed President Obama's new directive ordering national security agencies to protect whistleblowers, the issues it will face, and how it comes after the Administration's excessive prosecutions of whistleblowers.