WikiLeaks: Assange Internet connection severed by 'state party'
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Julian Assange's internet connection has been severed by a "state party," WikiLeaks said Monday, adding that "appropriate contingency plans" have been activated. 

 

 

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Assange, the founder of the organization, has been staying at the Ecuadorean Embassy in London for more than four years to avoid being extradited over sex crimes allegations. 

WikiLeaks in recent weeks has released emails that have rattled Democratic nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonThe Memo: The center strikes back Democratic clamor grows for select committee on Jan. 6 attack White House denies pausing military aid package to Ukraine MORE's presidential campaign. 

The Obama administration has blamed Russian intelligence for the email hacks.