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Ecuador Gives Assange Citizenship, Worsening Standoff With Britain

Advertisement QUITO, Ecuador — Ecuador announced on Thursday that it had granted citizenship to Julian Assange, the WikiLeaks co-founder who has been living in a tiny room in the South American country’s London embassy since seeking political asylum in 2012. It was an extraordinary development in the prolonged diplomatic standoff, ...

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Long Before It Lost Turf, ISIS Was Already Targeting Britain

LONDON — In the weeks after Islamic State operatives struck Paris in November 2015, the group released a prerecorded video of the killers. They stared into the camera, waved serrated knives, raged at the West and specifically warned Britain: You’re next. Footage showed scenes of London through a gunsight. For ...

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The Interpreter: How Britain Could Exit ‘Brexit’

The Interpreter By MAX FISHER WASHINGTON — In the days since Britons voted to leave the European Union, the so-called “Brexit” referendum has created such severe turmoil that public attention is increasingly focused on an extreme option: Can they get out of it? Prime Minister David Cameron said on Monday ...

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