9 October 2013

Julian Assange has been detained without charge for 1038 days. 
 - 478 days at the Ecuadorian Embassy.
Chelsea Manning has been in prison for 1232 days.  
Jeremy Hammond has been in prison without sentencing for 584 days. 
A secret Grand Jury on WikiLeaks has been active for 1117 days.

WikiLeaks News:
  • Street artist Banksy created a new piece in New York City which is based upon the "Collateral Murder" video. Audio from "Collateral Murder" accompanies photos of the art piece on Banksy's website.
  • WikiLeaks has released a letter from Julian Assange to actor Benedict Cumberbatch, who plays Mr Assange in DreamWorks' film "The Fifth Estate". In the letter, originally sent in January, Mr Assange details his concerns about the film and the effect it could have on WikiLeaks, its staff, and its alleged sources.

Julian Assange News:
  • Julian Assange is a nominee for the 2013 Nobel Peace Prize.

Chelsea Manning News:
  • The Guardian published a statement from Chelsea Manning regarding the Sean MacBride Peace Prize which was awarded to her. She expresses concern over statements saying she acted for "peace", as she says she acted for transparency. 
    • Pvt. Manning's attorney David Coombs posted a statement in response which clarifies some of her comments.