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Assange to stay in Ecuador embassy even if charges are dropped

Source: Politics Balla | Jun 19 2013, 8:04am CDT | by Luigi Lugmayr

Assange to stay in Ecuador embassy even if charges are dropped
London, June 19 (IANS) WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has vowed to remain in the Ecuadorian embassy in London even if accusations of sex crimes are dropped, BBC reported Wednesday.
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Assange to leave embassy soon

Aug 18 2014 5:50am CDT | Source: POLITICO

The WikiLeaks founder did not say when or explain ...
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WikiLeaks founder says he'll leave embassy soon

Aug 18 2014 4:09am CDT | Source: Townhall's

LONDON (AP) — WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange says he will be leaving the Ecuadorean Embassy in London soon — but did not say when or ex ...
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Arrest warrant against Pakistani leader
Islamabad, Aug 30 (IANS) A non-bailable arrest warrant has been issued for Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) leader Tahir-ul-Qadri and 71 activists of his party, Dawn online reported Saturday. | by IANS
 
Terrorism a diplomatic asset: Fair is foul, foul is fair (Comment: Special to IANS)
The ISIS threat has been around for months. Why was it not nipped in the bud? Obama's response in the course of a conversation with Thomas Friedman of the New York Times is revealing. "We did not start airstrikes all across Iraq as soon as the ISIS came in because that would have taken the pressure off Nouri al-Maliki", the then Shia prime minister in Baghdad. | by IANS
 
Two US residents arrested for posting selfie with friend's corpse
New York, Aug 30 (IANS) In a bizarre incident, two US citizens were arrested for clicking a selfie with the corpse of their deceased friend who died of a likely drug overdose. | by IANS
 
 

Challenging Edward Snowden and the information vigilantes

Aug 14 2014 2:52pm CDT | Source: Big Government

I've had strong misgivings about the freelance arbiters of secrecy ever since Wikileaks got off the ground.  Since I'm also institutionally suspicious of the government agencies they raid for information, and particularly suspicious of what the government has mutated into over the past six years, that poses a bit of a dilemma.  Can you respond to the information provided by someone like Edward Snowden, while simultaneously harboring deep misgivings about him claiming the power to dec ...
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What Happens When An International Lawyer Is Overshadowed By Her Marital Status

Aug 12 2014 11:33am CDT | Source: ThinkProgress

Shannon Greenwood is an intern with ThinkProgress. Amal Alamuddin, international lawyer CREDIT: AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis, file Amal Alamuddin isn’t a household name. For years, she built up her career in the United Kingdom as an international lawyer, serving on several high profile cases related to human rights and crimes against humanity. But on Monday, international headlines declaring a new role for her focused on a part of her cha ...
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Nasheed has done a Julian Assange, says WikiLeaks

Source: Politics Balla | Feb 13 2013, 6:06am CST | by Luigi Lugmayr

Nasheed has done a Julian Assange, says WikiLeaks
London, Feb 13 (IANS) Maldives opposition leader Mohamed Nasheed has "done a Julian Assange", said WikiLeaks on Twitter after the former president took refuge at the Indian High Commission in Male.
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