TECH · POLITICS · U.S.
September 28, 202139 min read, 7887 words
Kidnapping, assassination and a London shoot-out: Inside the CIA's secret war plans against WikiLeaks
Published: September 28, 2021 | 39 min read, 7887 words
In 2017, as Julian Assange began his fifth year holed up in Ecuador’s embassy in London, the CIA plotted to kidnap the WikiLeaks founder, spurring heated debate among Trump administration officials over the legality and practicality of such an operation. Some senior officials in...