Former WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. Photo: AFP Former WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. Photo: AFP
Former WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. Photo: AFP

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange travelled to Europe and Asia trying to recruit hackers, US government alleges

  • Prosecutors say it further demonstrates that Assange sought to procure and release classified information, which is the basis of existing criminal charges
  • Assange was arrested last year after being evicted from the Ecuadorean Embassy in London and is at the centre of an ongoing extradition tussle

Topic |   WikiLeaks
Former WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. Photo: AFP Former WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. Photo: AFP
Former WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. Photo: AFP
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