1 July 2013

WikiLeaks has been financially blockaded without process for 941 days.
Julian Assange has been detained without charge for 939 days. 
 - 377 days at the Ecuadorian Embassy.
Bradley Manning has been in prison for 1133 days.  
- 13 days into court martial.
Jeremy Hammond has been in prison without trial for 484 days. 
A secret Grand Jury on WikiLeaks has been active for 1018 days.


WikiLeaks News:
  • Updates continue on NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden's situation:
    • WikiLeaks released a statement from Mr Snowden written in Moscow.
    • WikiLeaks released a list of countries which Mr Snowden has requested asylum from.
    • The Guardian published a letter written by Mr Snowden to the President of Ecuador.
    • Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa stated that Mr Snowden is on Russian territory, therefore decisions regarding his situation are for Russian authorities.
  • Australian journalist Andrew Fowler appeared on RN Big Ideas to discuss WikiLeaks and Julian Assange.

Bradley Manning News:
  • Today was the thirteenth day of Bradley Manning's trial. It is expected to last until late August. Transcripts of all hearings are being released through the Freedom of the Press Foundation
    • WikiLeaks' "most wanted list" was accepted as evidence. This and other evidence is being used by the prosecution to attempt to prove the most serious charge against PFC Manning: "aiding the enemy".
    • The Bradley Manning Support Network's write-up of the day's proceedings discusses how the Government is wrapping up the merits portion of its case against PFC Manning.
    • For more coverage of the day's proceedings, see Kevin Gosztola's live-blog.

WikiLeaks Party News:
  • The WikiLeaks Party is now formally registered. They tweeted they will be announcing candidates in Victoria, New South Wales, and West Australia soon. 
  • The WikiLeaks Party released a news update containing statements and upcoming events.