13 July 2013

Julian Assange has been detained without charge for 950 days. 
 - 388 days at the Ecuadorian Embassy.
Bradley Manning has been in prison for 1144 days.  
- 17 days into court martial.
Jeremy Hammond has been in prison without trial for 495 days. 
A secret Grand Jury on WikiLeaks has been active for 1029 days.


WikiLeaks News:
  • Updates continue on NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden's situation:
  • The U.S. Department of Justice is moving to eliminate WikiLeaks from the "news media" classification.
  • Journalist Nikolas Kozloff looked at both WikiLeaks cables and the latest NSA revelations to analyze the relationship between the U.S. and Caracas, Venezuela.
  • NRK spoke with Sigurdur "Siggi" Thordarson, who claims he had been working as an FBI informant whilst volunteering for WikiLeaks.

Julian Assange News:
  • SVT published an article on how Julian Assange continues to work despite ongoing persecution.

Bradley Manning News:
  • Courtroom artwork from Bradley Manning's trial is being auctioned off to raise funds for his defense.

Jeremy Hammond News:
  • Jeremy Hammond's twin brother Jason has been arrested on charges of armed violence, aggravated battery, and mob action related to a storming of a restaurant over a year ago. Jason Hammond has been a vocal supporter of his brother.

WikiLeaks Party News:
  • John Shipton, father of Julian Assange and one of the WikiLeaks Party founders, will be speaking at the annual Green Left Weekly dinner, July 27 in Balmain, NSW. 
  • National Council Member Omar Todd appeared on Sunrise to discuss the WikiLeaks Party and its plans for the coming election.