1 September 2013

Julian Assange has been detained without charge for 1000 days. 
 - 440 days at the Ecuadorian Embassy.
Chelsea Manning has been in prison for 1194 days.  
Jeremy Hammond has been in prison without sentencing for 546 days. 
A secret Grand Jury on WikiLeaks has been active for 1079 days.

WikiLeaks News:
  • Opera Mundi reported on a WikiLeaks cable which shows that the U.S. has had plans to topple the Assad Regime in Syria since 2006.
  • The Young Turks discussed a WikiLeaks cables which details a negotiating between President Bush (Sr.) and Saddam Hussein before the 1990 invasion of Kuwait.

Julian Assange News:
  • Binoy Kampmark, WikiLeaks Party candidate for Victoria, wrote on Julian Assange's 1000 days detained without charge.
  • A preview of Julian Assange's interview on The Feed is available where he discusses Benedict Cumberbatch's portrayal of him in "The Fifth Estate". The full interview airs Monday at 7:30pm AEST on SBS2.
  • Swedish folk singer Mikael Wiehe stated his belief that Sweden and PM Reinfeldt would definitely send Julian Assange to the U.S.

WikiLeaks Party News:
  • A new website visualizes preferences for the Australian Senate (click "Wiki" to see WikiLeaks Party preferences).
  • Video is available of NSW candidate Alison Broinowski discussing U.S. troops and bases in Australia.
  • Victoria candidate Binoy Kampmark wrote on refugees, security risks, and ASIO.