Inconvenient truths

Credit: WorldNews- Published on October 14, 2020
THE extradition case targeting WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been compared to the Soviet show trials under Stalin. That is obviously an exaggeration, although the court proceedings have provided valid cause for concern. The socially distanced hearings in a London courtroom concluded earlier this month. Lawyers for the...
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Julian Assange

Australian editor, publisher, activist and founder of WikiLeaks
Any mention of the prosecution of Julian Assange has been removed from the EU's latest report on fundamental rights despite the best efforts of MEPs such as..
1 week ago • WorldNews

WikiLeaks

International non-profit organisation publishing secret information, news leaks, and classified media
Today is the tenth anniversary of “Cablegate” when WikiLeaks, leading a group of partner media organisations, began reporting on the contents of hundreds of..
1 day ago • WorldNews
November 28, 2010, was the day the bomb dropped — with five leading Western publications initiating the simultaneous publication of secrets from the engine..
5 days ago • WorldNews

Soviet Union

Federal socialist state in Europe and Asia (1922 to 1991)
When Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev presented a gift to the Kennedys – a dog named Pushinka, whose parents were Soviet space dogs – it set tongues (and..
Credit: CBS News - Published 6 days ago

President John F. Kennedy's family hosted a large number of pets, including dogs, a cat, hamsters and a pony. When Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev presented a..
Credit: CBS News - Published 6 days ago


London

Capital of the United Kingdom
Iconic '80s rockers Duran Duran held a surprise concert at London's Lyceum Theatre. (Dec. 3)
 
Credit: USATODAY.com - Published 3 hours ago

The UK and EU teams are under pressure to finalise an agreement, as talks continue in London.
Credit: BBC News - Published 4 hours ago

Dorcas Boamah had never worked in intensive care before joining the temporary London hospital.
Credit: BBC News - Published 4 hours ago

There must be a breakthrough in talks by Friday or there may be no way to avoid massive trade disruption on January 1st, the European Union has told Britain. It..
8 hours ago • WorldNews

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