Assange’s account disappeared from Twitter

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The account of the founder of WikiLeaks Julian Assange disappeared from the social network Twitter.

When you try to open microblogging Assange on the website displayed a message that this page does not exist. Users ask questions, however, the representatives of Twitter have not commented on the incident.

Assange 2012 is the Embassy of Ecuador in London — he then appealed to the Ecuadorian authorities with a request for political asylum for fear of extradition by Swedish authorities in the United States in connection with his activities in WikiLeaks. Recently Assange kept in touch with the outside world, including via Twitter, where he regularly published reviews.

Assange founded WikiLeaks in 2006 for the publication of various secret or closed to public access information, exposing corruption and abuse. Initially, the purpose of WikiLeaks was named the exposure of corruption in the countries of Central Asia, China and Russia, however, great attention was paid to exposing the activities of governments and corporations in the West.