Julian assange

Assange supporters chanted “shame on you” as the judge read out the verdict. (AFP)

Assange gets 50 weeks in UK jail

1 min read . 02 May 2019
Julian Assange has been holed up at Ecuador’s embassy in London since 2012, where he took refuge over fears of being extradited to the US over the 2010 WikiLeaks cable dump. File photo: AP
A file photo of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange standing on the balcony of the Ecuadorean Embassy to address waiting media in London. Photo: AP

WikiLeaks: 5 things you must know

2 min read . 19 May 2017