US senator calls to prosecute Assange

ShareThis US senator calls to prosecute Assange 02 Jul 2012 The head of the US Senate’s powerful intelligence oversight committee has renewed calls for Julian Assange to be prosecuted for espionage. The US Justice Department has also confirmed WikiLeaks remains the target of an ongoing criminal investigation, calling into question Australian government claims that the […]

US denies Assange ‘secret warrant’

ShareThis US denies Assange ‘secret warrant’ 01 Jun 2012 The United States has denied it is secretly preparing legal action against Julian Assange as supporters of the WikiLeaks founder explore fresh legal moves to stop his extradition to Sweden to face questioning over rape allegations. The US ambassador to Australia, Jeffrey Bleich, yesterday rejected as […]

US secretly releasing Taliban prisoners from Bagram prison

ShareThis US secretly releasing Taliban prisoners from Bagram prison 07 May 2012 America has secretly been releasing high-level Taliban prisoners from a top security military prison as part of negotiations with insurgents. Up to 20 prisoners have been released from Bagram prison in the past two years after giving assurances they would give up their […]

US expels Venezuela diplomat after cyber-attack allegations

ShareThis US expels Venezuela diplomat after cyber-attack allegations 09 Jan 2012 Venezuela’s consul general in Miami was ordered Sunday to leave the United States after allegations surfaced that she discussed possible cyber-attacks on U.S. soil. [?!?] The State Department said it had declared the diplomat, Livia Acosta Noguera, persona non grata and given her until […]

US drone attack kills 3 in NW Pakistan

ShareThis US drone attack kills 3 in NW Pakistan 14 Nov 2011 A US assassination drone strike has killed three people in Pakistan’s northwest tribal region near the Afghan border, security officials say. Citizens for Legitimate Government