File photo of WikiLeaks founder Assange holding news conference at the Geneva Press Club in Geneva

 
File photo of WikiLeaks founder Assange holding news conference at the Geneva Press Club in Geneva
Julian Assange, founder of WikiLeaks, is pictured during a news conference at the Geneva Press Club in Geneva, in this November 4, 2010 file photograph. The U.S. State Department's top lawyer urged Assange in a letter on November 27, 2010 to keep classified documents off the website, remove records of them from its database and return any material to the U.S. Government. REUTERS/Valentin Flauraud/Files (SWITZERLANDMEDIA PROFILE - Tags: MEDIA POLITICS CONFLICT HEADSHOT)