Scared of Hillary? Assange shifts WikiLeaks press announcement plans, cites ‘security concerns’

Scared of Hillary? Assange shifts WikiLeaks press announcement plans, cites ‘security concerns’
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[Ed. – Maybe he’s scared of Hillary.  Maybe he’s just milking this for all it’s worth.  The only way we’ll know is if he actually provides this promised document dump that’s supposed to be so bad for Hillary.]

After canceling a planned announcement in London, Wikileaks founder Julian Assange is now planning to appear via video link Tuesday morning at Wikileak’s tenth anniversary celebration in Berlin. He’s a last-minute addition to the roster of festivities taking place this week in Germany.

Wikileaks used its Facebook page and Twitter to confirm that Assange would speak at the event, which takes place at 3am Eastern time. According the Wikileaks, the change of venue was made “due to specific information”. Wikileaks did not specify further, but Monday’s Tweet followed several in which Wikileaks alleged that the Clinton camp wants to assassinate Assange. …

Assange and his supporters have long claimed that his personal safety is at risk due to the danger he (supposedly) represents to Clinton’s presidential ambitions. Monday morning, Wikileaks via Twitter was promoting the conspiracy theory that Clinton herself has sought to rub out Assange.

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