Published April 09, 2013
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is back in the news with the publication of nearly two million unclassified U.S. diplomatic and intelligence documents from the 1970s. Three years ago, WikiLeaks published more than a quarter of a million classified diplomatic cables, creating a controversy over their release. Assange, who is seeking refuge to avoid extradition to Sweden on sex crime charges, held a news conference via skype to make the announcement. More from VOA's Carolyn Presutti.