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Julian Assange Charged With Espionage, Mishandling Classified Information

By Emily Zanotti The United States issued an updated charging document Thursday, accusing Wikileaks founder Julian Assange of espionage and mishandling classified information he received from then-information officer Chelsea Manning. The 18-count indictment includes the single count of conspiracy that appeared on Assange’s arrest warrant issued shortly before he was evicted from the Ecuadorian embassy…