Iceland Congress puts forward bill to grant Snowden citizenship By Patrick Henningsen

4 July, 2013 — 21st Century Wire 

One day before members of the Icelandic Parliament are due to break for summer vacation, leaders of three political parties have submitted a special piece of legislation which would make NSA whistleblower and fugitive, Edward Snowden, a citizen of Iceland. Continue reading this...

WikiLeaks volunteer spied for the FBI

28 June 2013 — RT

According to an article published Thursday by Wired’s Kevin Poulsen, Sigurdur “Siggi” Thordarson, now 20, approached the Federal Bureau of Investigation in August 2011 and offered to provide American intelligence with information about the antisecrecy website that he had been assisting with for the previous year and a half.

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Tracking Edward Snowden: Chartered Russian Jet lands in Reykjavík, Iceland

27 June 2013 — 21st Century Wire

REYKJAVIK, Iceland – Yesterday evening June 26th, at approximately 3:00am Iceland time, an in-bound Russian Sukhoi Super Jet 100-95 chartered flight landed at Keflavik International Airport, after being held in a holding pattern for approximately 45 minutes while circling the airport.

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Snowden on his way to Iceland?

27 June 2013: Further Update also from 21st Century Newswire:

REYKJAVIK, Iceland – Yesterday evening June 26th, at approximately 3:00am Iceland time, an in-bound Russian Sukhoi Super Jet 100-95 chartered flight landed at Keflavik International Airport, after being held in a holding pattern for approximately 45 minutes while circling the airport.

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US wiretapped the mail of the European Parliament

24 JUne 2013 — Falkvinge on Infopolicy

I can’t say I’m surprised – but we’ve caught the United States and its security bureaucrats red-handed wiretapping our e-mail in the European Parliament. Mashable reveals that the United States has demanded information from Google about the communications of two Wikileaks activists. One of them is the Icelander Smári McCarthy.

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Video: ‘Snowden exposes criminals, criminals are going for him now’

23 June 2013 — RT

Information that NSA leaker Edward Snowden is exposing can lead to trials against those involved in war crimes in Afghanistan or Iraq or in money laundering and that is why “the West is so afraid,” investigative journalist Tony Gosling told RT. 

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Video: ‘Russia safe for Snowden for now as it will not be pressured’

23 June 2013 — RT

Russia is “a very safe place” for the NSA leaker Edward Snowden as it will not be pressured by the US, former MI5 agent Annie Machon told RT as the whistleblower arrived in Moscow reportedly en route to a third country.

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Wikileaks / Bradley Manning Newslinks 21 June 2013

21 June 2013 — williambowles.info

WikiLeaks plane ‘ready’ to bring Snowden to Iceland

Times of India

REYKJAVIK: A chartered private jet is ready to bring US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden to Iceland from Hong Kong, a businessman connected to whistleblowing website WikiLeaks said on late Thursday. “Everything is ready on our side and the plane …

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/us/WikiLeaks-plane-ready-to-bring-Snowden-to-Iceland/articleshow/20693314.cms

 

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Wikileaks Newslinks 20 June 2013

20 June 2013 — williambowles.info

 

WikiLeaks Says It Is Working to Negotiate Asylum in Iceland for Snowden

New York Times

WASHINGTON — WikiLeaks activists in Iceland are discussing with government officials there the possibility of asylum for Edward J. Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor who disclosed hundreds of classified documents on N.S.A. … Continue reading this...

Bradley Manning / Wikileaks Newslinks 6 May 2013

6 May 2013 — williambowles.info

Listen: Chris Hedges Interviews Julian Assange
Truthdig
In these audio excerpts from their extended conversation in the Ecuadorean Embassy in London, Chris Hedges asks Julian Assange about legal strategy and the WikiLeaks founder’s thoughts on Pfc. Bradley Manning. For much more, including an in-depth …
http://www.truthdig.com/avbooth/item/listen_chris_hedges_interviews_julian_assange_20130505/

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Wikileaks / Bradley Manning Newslinks 4 May 2013

4 May 2013 — williambowles.info

 

Government-operated spyware on the rise around the world – report

RT

More and more regimes across the world are using Western-made ‘lawful intercept’ software to spy on their own citizens, a brand new report has revealed. Citizen Lab, a digital research unit at the University of Toronto, says that servers running …

http://rt.com/news/citizen-lab-finfisher-wikileaks-spyware-788/

 

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Wikileaks / Bradley Manning Newslinks 3 May 2013

3 May 2013 — williambowles.info

 

‘We Steal Secrets': WikiLeaks and the US intelligence-industrial complex

The Seattle Times (blog)

Into this stew marched WikiLeaks and Assange in 2010. Despite antipathy for Assange himself, I admire his vision and skill at piercing the shadow world of government secrecy. As the film notes, WikiLeak’s first big expose – a military video showing a …

http://blogs.seattletimes.com/opinionnw/2013/05/02/wikileaks-we-steal-secrets/

 

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Wikileaks / Bradley Manning Newslinks 1 May 2013

1 May 2013 — williambowles.info

 

Pirate Party gains three seats in Iceland’s parliament

CBS News

Physically isolated near the Arctic Circle, it is one of the world’s most wired countries and has been a hub for the online secret-spilling group WikiLeaks. Jonsdottir has worked with WikiLeaks in the past. In 2011 the country announced it would crowd …

http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-202_162-57582088/pirate-party-gains-three-seats-in-icelands-parliament/

 

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