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WikiLeaks releases 8th batch of emails from Clinton chair Podesta

WikiLeaks has uploaded a new batch of 1,000 emails from Hillary Clinton’s campaign chair, John Podesta. The latest, eighth, release of emails brings the total number of files released to over 11,000. These emails shed more light on the Clinton campaign’s efforts to control and shape media coverage of Hillary, their monitoring of Bernie Sanders’ […]Read More

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Thai PM denies WikiLeaks’ claim

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Tuesday denied that the army has purchased hacking software from a foreign company, citing it was not necessary. He was referring to information released by WikiLeaks that the Thai Army Command Center has bought the software. Read more: The NationRead More

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Unauthorised autobiography of Julian Assange sells less than 700 copies

Despite copious publicity, the unauthorised autobiography of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, published Thursday, September 22, sold less than 700 copies that week, according to Nielsen BookScan. Assange’s autobiography, published by Canongate publishers despite his lack of consent, was subject to much media coverage. Yet Nielsen BookScan, the sales figures monitor, showed readers that week only […]Read More

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Wikileaks crashes under cyber attack

Wikileaks today announced via twitter that its website has crashed under an apparent cyber-attack; this following the recent release of tens of thousands of US State Department cables. Sources in the US say the mass-disclosure of cables is causing diplomatic setbacks, and embarrassed, for the administration of Barak Obama. These previously unreleased cables are said […]Read More

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Former Wikileaks employee destroys unpublished leaked documents

A former Wikileaks employee has destroyed 3500 unpublished ‘leaks’ to Julian Assange’s site, and has taken the site’s encrypted system to create a spinoff project. Daniel Domscheit-Berg, who was Julian Assange’s former right-hand man, left Wikileaks last year after a disagreement between the pair, and has now demolished files to the Wikileaks site such as- […]Read More

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Thai PM denies Thaksin-Bout swap claim

Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva on Tuesday again denied a WikiLeaks report that he discussed the extradition of ousted premier Thaksin Shinawatra with US President Barack Obama, or that there was a deal regarding the Vikor Bout extradition. Mr Abhisit said he and the US president had not discussed the Thaksin-Bout situation during their Nov 14 […]Read More

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Wikileaks alleged Russia bribed Bout witnesses

US diplomats alleged that Russia bribed witnesses to block the extradition of suspected international arms traffickers Viktor Bout to the US, according to WikiLeaks cables as reported by Guardian online. Diplomats in Bangkok alleged in cables released by WikiLeaks that Bout’s “Russian supporters” had paid witnesses to give false testimony during his extradition hearing. Dubbed […]Read More