8 June 2013

WikiLeaks has been financially blockaded without process for 919 days.
 - Direct blockade currently on hold - will resume in 20 days.
Julian Assange has been detained without charge for 916 days. 
 - 354 days at the Ecuadorian Embassy.
Bradley Manning has been in prison for 1111 days.  
- 3 days into court martial.
Jeremy Hammond has been in prison without trial for 462 days. 
A secret Grand Jury on WikiLeaks has been active for 996 days.


WikiLeaks News:
  • An article in Buenos Aires Herald draws comparisons between Deep Throat, WikiLeaks and Bradley Manning, and the latest NSA PRISM leaks.

Julian Assange News:
  • The Independent reports that Ecuadorian Ambassador to the UK Ana Alban is being recalled to Quito after her inability to bring a resolution to Julian Assange's situation.
  • Elisabeth Massi Fritz, the new lawyer for one or both of the complainants in the Swedish case, is the Swedish Prime Minister's family lawyer.

Bradley Manning News:
  • Joseph Girardin, a former member of Bradley Manning's unit, 2nd Brigade, 10th Mountain Division at Fort Drum, came out in support of PFC Manning on "I Am Bradley Manning".
  • 65,000 people have now signed a petition urging the Nobel Committee to award Bradley Manning the Peace Prize.

WikiLeaks Party News:
  • The WikiLeaks Party has the largest amount of potential support out of the three new Australian political parties this year, with the other two being Katter's Australian Party and the Palmer United Party.