In his words Lyons says that the attack on Benghazi was a bungled kidnapping attempt to be perpetrated upon Ambassador Stevens. This was to appear to be a hostage exchange for a terrorist prisoner who was to be released in trade for a supposedly captured US ambassador. The trade would have been for Omar Abdel Rahman an international prisoner, known as the Blind Sheikh.
Revenge may be what is driving WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange. In December a Swiss bank, PostFinance closed his bank account containing nearly thirty-one thousand Euros. Assange may be looking for some pay back. A former Swiss private banker says he is planning to give account information on around 2,000 clients to the whistle blowing website WikiLeaks. Rudolf Elmer, who was fired from Julius Bär, a leading Swiss private banking group, […]
A security researcher involved with the Wikileaks Web site was detained by U.S. agents at the border for three hours and questioned about the controversial whistleblower project as he entered the country on Thursday to attend a hacker conference here, sources said Saturday. He was also approached by two FBI agents at the Defcon conference after his presentation on Saturday afternoon about the Tor Project. Jacob Appelbaum, a Seattle-based programmer […]