19 April 2014

Julian Assange has been detained without charge for 1229 days. 
 - 669 days at the Ecuadorian Embassy.
Chelsea Manning has been in prison for 1419 days.  
Jeremy Hammond has been in prison for 775 days. 
A secret Grand Jury on WikiLeaks has been active for 1522 days.


WikiLeaks News:
  • The WikiLeaks search engine now supports sorting by document creation date and release date.
  • Nobel laureate Gabriel García Márquez died on April 17 at the age of 87. He is mentioned in 253 WikiLeaks documents, including one cable on how the US government thought to pressure Harpers Magazine over Márquez' exposure of US involvement in the Allende coup.

Julian Assange News:
  • WL Central published an English translation of Paris March's article on MEP Eva Joly's meeting with Julian Assange.

Chelsea Manning News:
  • Metahaven published their video interview with journalist Alexa O'Brien recorded during the trial of Chelsea Manning. 
  • Gary Virginia, president of SF Pride, was interviewed about SF Pride's choice of Chelsea Manning as an honorary grand marshal. When asked about the controversy around the choice, Virginia stated, "Controversey's at the heart of any social change movement".