Julian Assange is an Australian, and now Ecuadorian, programmer and founder of WikiLeaks, a non-profit organization that reveals secret data. Assange gained public attention in 2010 by publishing leaks provided by Chelsea Manning.
The president of Ecuador has ordered the withdrawal of enhanced security from the country’s London embassy, which was assigned to protect Julian Assange, who remains holed up there to avoid possible deportation to the US.
The former president of Ecuador, Rafael Correa, says the current government's denial of the WikiLeaks founder to receive visitors in the embassy in London amounts to "torture" and badly affects Julian Assange's wellbeing.
Julian Assange has been hit with new rules limiting his communications by officials at the Ecuadorian Embassy in London. The new measures include bans on using the phone and having visitors, according to WikiLeaks.
WikiLeaks editor Julian Assange is in grave danger, isolated inside the Ecuadorian embassy in London, according to his friend Pamela Anderson. The actress blamed a pro-Clinton media of making Assange ‘hated’ in Hollywood.