Get breaking news and articles from RT on Julian Assange. He is an Australian, and now Ecuadorian, programmer and founder of WikiLeaks, a non-profit organization that leaks and reveals secret data. Follow RT on the establishment, work, and revelations of WikiLeaks. Assange gained public attention in 2010 by publishing leaks provided by Chelsea Manning; the US government launched a criminal investigation into WikiLeaks shortly thereafter. Don’t miss the stories and articles on criminal cases against Julian Assange and the current state of affairs. Julian Assange was also charged with sexual assault and rape. However, he denied all allegations. Read the news and stories on that matter. Julian Assange was granted asylum by Ecuador and since 2012, he has been staying in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London. In 2017, Julian Assange got Ecuadorian citizenship. Follow RT for updates on Julian Assange’s activities in the embassy, and other revelations he has exposed to the public with the help of other whistleblowers from all over the world. Follow Julian Assange’s life on Twitter. There has also been a fake tweet about the death of Assange. Also, there was a moment when he was left without internet access, as Ecuador cut off his access at the embassy in London, after Assange’s tweet questioning the UK’s accusation that Russia was responsible for the poisoning of former Russian double agent Sergei Skripal. Ecuador said that this online post could put UK-Ecuadorian relations at risk. RT also covered this news. Visit RT.com to not miss updates and breaking news on the tweet’s of Julian Assange and all the controversies surrounding him.