Stories by Marc Ferranti and Mikael Ricknäs

  • From embassy refuge, Assange calls for end to WikiLeaks 'witch hunt'

    Speaking from a balcony at the Ecuadorian embassy in London where he has sought asylum, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange Sunday called on governments including the U.S. to stop persecution of political whistle blowers and gave no indication that the stalemate over his extradition from the U.K. to Sweden, where he faces allegations on sexual offenses, would end anytime soon.