6 September 2013

Julian Assange has been detained without charge for 1005 days. 
 - 445 days at the Ecuadorian Embassy.
Chelsea Manning has been in prison for 1199 days.  
Jeremy Hammond has been in prison without sentencing for 551 days. 
A secret Grand Jury on WikiLeaks has been active for 1084 days.

WikiLeaks News:
  • The Hindu analysed the surveillance techniques revealed in WikiLeaks' latest Spy Files release.
  • El Telégrafo analysed WikiLeaks' Spy Files 3 and what they show about Ecuador.
  • DreamWorks' WikiLeaks film "The Fifth Estate" premiered last night at Toronto International Film Festivals. It has received mixed reviews, but many of them criticize the film, while complimenting Benedict Cumberbatch's performance as Julian Assange.
    • Julian Assange commented to AAP that the film is "is a good thing for the popularisation of WikiLeaks... but people need to understand that this is a Hollywood movie and it has sections which are fictitious in order to increase the drama".
    • Mr Cumberbatch made comments at TIFF in support of WikiLeaks, Julian Assange, and Chelsea Manning.
    • Q posted a long audio interview with Daniel Brühl, who played Daniel Domscheit-Berg.
    • A new minute-long clip of the movie has been released.
    • Video of the press conference with the actors, director, and screenwriter is available.

Julian Assange News:
  • Vanity Fair published an in-depth article about Julian Assange's life in the Ecuadorian Embassy.

WikiLeaks Party News:
  • Today is the Australian Federal Election (September 7 in Australia). The WikiLeaks Party has six Senate candidates running across Victoria, NSW, and WA.
  • Independent Australia published an in-depth interview with Victoria candidate Julian Assange on his Senate bid and the WikiLeaks Party.