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Liveblog: Julian Assange in jeopardy

Julian Assange’s status in the Ecuadorian embassy has been in jeopardy over the past months. We'll update this blog daily; get in touch to add events

Courage nominates Julian Assange for the 2019 GUE/NGL Award

See Courage's full nomination for the Award for Journalists, Whistleblowers & Defenders of the Right to Information

The Guardian publishes fabricated claims of Paul Manafort visiting Assange

The Embassy’s visitor logs – maintained by Ecuador – show no such visits, since they did not occur. Paul Manafort and Assange have both issued statements unequivocally denying the alleged visits. WikiLeaks is fundraising to sue the Guardian for libel

US has charged Julian Assange: reactions and coverage

"Any charges brought against WikiLeaks for their publishing activities pose a profound and incredibly dangerous threat to press freedom."

Protection Action: Ecuadorian Hearing

The forced, arbitrary incommunication imposed on Julian Assange for seven months was the subject of a protective action measure before a court in Quito on 25 and 29 October 2018

Courage announcement

Courage appoints Nathan Fuller as Acting Director and wishes Naomi Colvin all success in future endeavors

Reality Winner’s sentencing hearing scheduled for 23 August

A sentencing hearing will be held 23 August at 10am ET, in Augusta, Georgia; Reality may choose to make a statement and call witnesses to mitigate her sentence