Screen shot from a World Press Freedom Day event hosted by Secretary of State Antony Blinken Secretary of State Antony Blinken marked World Press Freedom Day by calling attention to governments that are
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been detained at the high-security Belmarsh prison in London for two years.
A Justice Department spokesperson indicated officials have no plans to abandon a case widely viewed as a threat to global press freedom
According to a CNN report, Trump submitted to Republican national security hawks and abandoned clemency for the NSA whistleblower and the WikiLeaks founder
In the extradition decision from Judge Vanessa Baraitser, she excused the U.S. spying operation against the WikiLeaks founder, suggesting he was a "risk" to national security.
“As far as Mr. Assange is concerned, this case has not been won,” Judge Vanessa Baraitser declared. She said the United States government “must be allowed to challenge [her] decision.”