Get the latest breaking news and articles from RT on Julian Assange. Assange is the editor and founder of WikiLeaks. The non-profit organization was founded in 2006 and publishes secret documents and other data which has been leaked by whistleblowers. Follow RT for news and articles about the work and revelations of WikiLeaks. Julian Assange stayed in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London from 2012, when he was granted asylum there, to 2019. Read news and stories on RT.com on the background and reasons for him seeking asylum in Ecuador’s embassy in London. Assange gained public attention in 2010 by publishing leaks provided by former US Army soldier Chelsea Manning (then Bradley Manning); the US government launched a criminal investigation into WikiLeaks shortly thereafter. Don’t miss the latest stories and articles on potential action against Julian Assange by the US and the current state of affairs. Follow RT for the latest breaking news on Julian Assange’s activities in the embassy in London, and other revelations that WikiLeaks has exposed to the public with the help of whistleblowers from all over the world. Ecuador’s President Lenín Moreno has said that Julian Assange must ultimately leave the country’s London embassy. On April 11, 2019, Assange’s asylum in Ecuadorian embassy in London has been withdrawn, and Wikileaks founder has been arrested – don’t miss the latest news and updates on that matter.