13 March 2014

Julian Assange has been detained without charge for 1191 days. 
 - 631 days at the Ecuadorian Embassy.
Chelsea Manning has been in prison for 1385 days.  
Jeremy Hammond has been in prison for 737 days. 
A secret Grand Jury on WikiLeaks has been active for 1484 days.


WikiLeaks News:
  • In State Department cable released by WikiLeaks, Ukrainian oligarch Dmytro Firtash confirmed to the US ambassador to Ukraine that he had ties with alleged Russian mafia boss Semyon Mogilevich.
  • Endless War is an analysis of the Afghan War Diary exhibited at Void Gallery in Northern Ireland and Kunst Hal Aarhus in Denmark. It is described as "not a video installation but a month-long real-time processing of data from the the Afghanistan War Archive seen from a series of different analytical points of view".
  • An article in  Huffington Post discusses how the TPP's IP chapter, which was released by WikiLeaks, would effectively allow the US, Australia, and others to stop free speech on the internet. Julian Assange spoke on the TPP at the recent Media Consortium, emphasized how these countries are pushing for strict copyright provisions, to be enforced by ISPs.
  • Ahmed Belbacha is the first Guantanamo detainee to be released this year after 12 years in custody without the US charging him with any crime. WikiLeaks released his detainee profile in 2011.
  • In an interview about his new book "America's Deadliest Export", William Blum discusses the importance of WikiLeaks and Edward Snowden and how the mainstream media has attacked them.
  • An article in Texas Tribune discusses how the handled the immense traffic while livestreaming Julian Assange's and Edward Snowden's SXSW talks.

Chelsea Manning News: