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Giuliani Says Trump Doesn't Know If Paul Manafort Met With WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange

Giuliani Says Trump Doesn't Know If Paul Manafort Met With WikiLeaks’ Julian AssangeWASHINGTON ― President Donald Trump does not know whether his former campaign



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Paul Manafort Secretly Met With Julian Assange Multiple Times: Report

Paul Manafort Secretly Met With Julian Assange Multiple Times: ReportPresident Donald Trump's former campaign manager Paul Manafort secretly met



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Lawyer for WikiLeaks' Assange says he would fight charges

Lawyer for WikiLeaks' Assange says he would fight chargesWASHINGTON (AP) — WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will not willingly travel to the United States to face charges filed under seal against him, one of his lawyers said, foreshadowing a possible fight over extradition for a central figure in the U.S. special counsel's Russia-Trump investigation.



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WikiLeaks' Assange faces charges; lawyer says he'd fight

WikiLeaks' Assange faces charges; lawyer says he'd fightWASHINGTON (AP) — WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will not willingly travel to the United States to face charges filed under seal against him, one of his lawyers said Friday, foreshadowing a possible fight over extradition for a central figure in the U.S. special counsel's Russia-Trump investigation.



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Leaked chat logs on hacks may be part of case against Julian Assange

Leaked chat logs on hacks may be part of case against Julian AssangeWhile transparency advocates and First Amendment activists have consistently worried that Assange’s arrest and conviction would set a bad precedent for the media if Assange is charged with espionage for publishing classified documents, it’s possible the charges will have to do with his solicitation of those materials.



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Prosecutors Mistakenly Reveal Criminal Charges Against Julian Assange

Prosecutors Mistakenly Reveal Criminal Charges Against Julian AssangeA court filing accidentally revealed that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has



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Julian Assange charged in US: WikiLeaks

Julian Assange charged in US: WikiLeaksWikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been charged in the United States, the organization said, in a development that could have implications for Robert Mueller’s probe into alleged Russian meddling in the US presidential election. Prosecutors inadvertently disclosed the existence of a sealed indictment in a court filing in an unrelated case, WikiLeaks said Thursday. The exact nature of the charges against Assange was not immediately known.



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Justice Department Preparing To Prosecute WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange: WSJ

Justice Department Preparing To Prosecute WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange: WSJThe U.S. Justice Department said it is planning to prosecute controversial



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WikiLeaks' Assange says Ecuador seeking to end his asylum

WikiLeaks' Assange says Ecuador seeking to end his asylumDuring the hearing, Assange said the new rules were a sign Ecuador was trying to push him out, and said Ecuadorean President Lenin Moreno had already decided to end his asylum but had not yet officially given the order. “If Mr. Assange wants to stay and he follows the rules … he can stay at the embassy as long as he wants,” said Attorney General Inigo Salvador, adding that Assange’s stay had cost the country $ 6 million. Foreign Minister Jose Valencia declined to comment on Assange’s assertion that Ecuador sought to hand him over to the United States.



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Ecuador spied on Assange at London embassy: report

Ecuador spied on Assange at London embassy: reportEcuador spied on WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange at its London embassy where he has been living since 2012, initially to support him but things changed after he hacked the mission’s computers, the Guardian reported Wednesday. The newspaper said Ecuador employed an international security company and undercover agents to monitor his visitors, embassy staff and even the British police at the embassy in London’s luxury Knightsbridge area. The snooping was initially intended to protect Assange from the risk of being taken away by British police but later became a full-blown spying operation.



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