Julian Assange who had sought asylum at Ecuador’s embassy since 2012 has been arrested. Sources say that he has been arrested by British police in London at Ecuador’s embassy. Police have said that he is arrested after his asylum was withdrawn.
Julian Assange is the founder & editor of WikiLeaks. WikiLeaks website gained notoriety and massive audience since it started publishing sensitive material. This material included government cables consisting of important yet sometimes controversial orders. Edward Snowden has also published his leaks on Julian Assange’s website.
Assange is a computer programmer but gained prominence after he started WikiLeaks and later sought asylum in 2012. which have gained notoriety after publishing leaks.