Do you believe Julian Assange should be charged for publishing the American embassy cables on Wikileaks?

The whistle-blowing website WikiLeaks has recently started leaking more than 250.000 US diplomatic cables. Many of these documents are classified and where not meant to be revealed to the public. The leaking of these cables has caused quite a stir in the international community and there have been calls to prosecute the websites founder and editor-in-chief, Julian Assange, in the United States under the 1917 Espionage act.

Our question is quite simple do you feel he should be prosecuted?

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Do you believe Julian Assange should be charged for publishing the American embassy cables on Wikileaks? - Pie Chart
Yes - I believe he should be charged 14.01% (186 votes)
No - I believe he should not be charged 85.99% (1142 votes)
Total: 1328
Countries voted from: 77

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Country Yes - I believe he should be charged No - I believe he should not be charged Votes
Votes Percent Votes Percent
  The United States of America 65 22.41%
 
 
225 77.59% 290
  Iceland 13 6.6%
 
 
184 93.4% 197
  United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 11 9.73%
 
 
102 90.27% 113
  Canada 15 15.63%
 
 
81 84.38% 96
  Australia 4 4.88%
 
 
78 95.12% 82
  Germany 8 14.81%
 
 
46 85.19% 54
  Finland 11 20.37%
 
 
43 79.63% 54
  France 1 2.63%
 
 
37 97.37% 38
  Netherlands 0 0.0%
 
 
26 100.0% 26
  Denmark 5 16.67%
 
 
25 83.33% 30
  Sweden 8 25.0%
 
 
24 75.0% 32
  Switzerland 1 4.35%
 
 
22 95.65% 23
  India 1 5.0%
 
 
19 95.0% 20
  Portugal 3 15.79%
 
 
16 84.21% 19
  Belgium 3 18.75%
 
 
13 81.25% 16
  Norway 2 13.33%
 
 
13 86.67% 15
  Poland 3 18.75%
 
 
13 81.25% 16
  Ireland 0 0.0%
 
 
12 100.0% 12
  South Africa 0 0.0%
 
 
10 100.0% 10
  Brazil 7 43.75%
 
 
9 56.25% 16
  New Zealand 1 10.0%
 
 
9 90.0% 10
  Spain 1 11.11%
 
 
8 88.89% 9
  Slovenia 0 0.0%
 
 
7 100.0% 7
  Czech Republic 2 25.0%
 
 
6 75.0% 8
  Greece 0 0.0%
 
 
5 100.0% 5
  Italy 0 0.0%
 
 
5 100.0% 5
  Russian Federation 2 28.57%
 
 
5 71.43% 7
  Mexico 0 0.0%
 
 
5 100.0% 5
  Turkey 0 0.0%
 
 
5 100.0% 5
  Austria 0 0.0%
 
 
4 100.0% 4
  Republic of Korea 0 0.0%
 
 
4 100.0% 4
  Croatia 0 0.0%
 
 
4 100.0% 4
  China 1 20.0%
 
 
4 80.0% 5
  Hungary 0 0.0%
 
 
3 100.0% 3
  Niue 2 40.0%
 
 
3 60.0% 5
  Belarus 0 0.0%
 
 
3 100.0% 3
  Romania 1 25.0%
 
 
3 75.0% 4
  Kenya 0 0.0%
 
 
3 100.0% 3
  French Southern Territories 1 25.0%
 
 
3 75.0% 4
  Luxembourg 0 0.0%
 
 
3 100.0% 3
  Iran, Islamic Republic of 0 0.0%
 
 
3 100.0% 3
  Israel 1 25.0%
 
 
3 75.0% 4
  Tokelau 0 0.0%
 
 
3 100.0% 3
  Lithuania 0 0.0%
 
 
2 100.0% 2
  Bulgaria 0 0.0%
 
 
2 100.0% 2
  Philippines 1 33.33%
 
 
2 66.67% 3
  Lebanon 0 0.0%
 
 
2 100.0% 2
  United Arab Emirates 0 0.0%
 
 
2 100.0% 2
  Viet Nam 0 0.0%
 
 
2 100.0% 2
  Argentina 0 0.0%
 
 
2 100.0% 2
  Greenland 0 0.0%
 
 
1 100.0% 1
  Estonia 0 0.0%
 
 
1 100.0% 1
  Egypt 2 66.67%
 
 
1 33.33% 3
  Qatar 0 0.0%
 
 
1 100.0% 1
  Mauritius 0 0.0%
 
 
1 100.0% 1
  Saudi Arabia 0 0.0%
 
 
1 100.0% 1
  Malaysia 0 0.0%
 
 
1 100.0% 1
  Syrian Arab Republic 0 0.0%
 
 
1 100.0% 1
  Cambodia 0 0.0%
 
 
1 100.0% 1
  Singapore 1 50.0%
 
 
1 50.0% 2
  Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 0 0.0%
 
 
1 100.0% 1
  Pakistan 0 0.0%
 
 
1 100.0% 1
  British Virgin Islands 0 0.0%
 
 
1 100.0% 1
  Nicaragua 0 0.0%
 
 
1 100.0% 1
  Cyprus 0 0.0%
 
 
1 100.0% 1
  Serbia 0 0.0%
 
 
1 100.0% 1
  Aruba 0 0.0%
 
 
1 100.0% 1
  Colombia 0 0.0%
 
 
1 100.0% 1
  Azerbaijan 1 50.0%
 
 
1 50.0% 2
  Trinidad and Tobago 0 0.0%
 
 
1 100.0% 1
  Tunisia 1 100.0%
 
 
0 0.0% 1
  Angola 1 100.0%
 
 
0 0.0% 1
  Netherlands Antilles 1 100.0%
 
 
0 0.0% 1
  Taiwan, Province of China 1 100.0%
 
 
0 0.0% 1
  Latvia 1 100.0%
 
 
0 0.0% 1
  Myanmar 1 100.0%
 
 
0 0.0% 1
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