Julian Assange

Julian Paul Assange (1971 -) - An Australian editor, publisher, and Internet activist - Founder of WikiLeaks in 2006. Surrendering to UK police in 2010 on allegations of sexual assault from Sweden, he breached his £340,000 bail. He was granted asylum by Ecuador in 2012, remaining in the Embassy of Ecuador in London for almost seven years. He was associated with other suspicions of interference in the 2016 United States elections about emails sent or received by candidate Hillary Clinton from her private email but denied any collusion with Russia. Following disputes with the Ecuadorian authorities, he was arrested in 2019.

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