5 April 2014

Julian Assange has been detained without charge for 1214 days. 
 - 654 days at the Ecuadorian Embassy.
Chelsea Manning has been in prison for 1408 days.  
Jeremy Hammond has been in prison for 760 days. 
A secret Grand Jury on WikiLeaks has been active for 1507 days.

WikiLeaks News:
  • Four years ago today, WikiLeaks released Collateral Murder, a video which shows a US Apache helicopter indiscriminately killing over a dozen people, including two Reuters journalists.
    • Greg Mitchell published two excerpts from his book "The Age of WikiLeaks" about the days before and after the video's release.
    • RT's Breaking the Set discussed the anniversary of the video's release, as well as talking to two artists: Mear One who created a mural of Julian Assange, Chelsea Manning, and Edward Snowden in LA, and Deb Van Poolen who did courtroom artwork during Manning's trial.
    • The Chelsea Manning Support Network issued a press release containing some quotes from Manning about the video. They also asked supporters to sign a petition urging President Obama to pardon Manning and to donate to her legal defense fund.
    • Nozomi Hayase wrote on the conscience and courage of Chelsea Manning in light of the anniversary.
  • War Logs released by WikiLeaks are sourced in an article about how ISI guided the 2008 bombing of the Indian embassy in Kabul.

Julian Assange News:
  • In an interview with Sopitas.com, Calle 13 discussed how they got in contact with Julian Assange, their current relationship with him, and how they got him to collaborate on "Multi_Viral", the title song of their new album (Spanish).