Julian Assange is holding off on the “October Surprise” this week. This could be why.
— WikiLeaks (@wikileaks) August 10, 2016
On Friday, NBC’s Jesse Rodriguez reported that the Tuesday announcement was canceled due to “security concerns”. It’s possible that Assange may have been threatened.
Julian Assange set to make an announcement from his balcony in London next Tuesday, according to @WikiLeaks
— Jesse Rodriguez (@JesseRodriguez) September 27, 2016
Due to security concerns at the Ecuadorian Embassy, Julian Assange's balcony announcement on Tues has been cancelled, per @wikileaks
— Jesse Rodriguez (@JesseRodriguez) September 30, 2016