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WikiLeaks' Julian Assange talks NSA, hints at more leaks

Speaking over Skype from the Ecuadorian embassy in London, fugitive WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said his living situation is a bit like prison -- with a more lenient visitor policy.He also hinted that new leaks are coming from WikiLeaks, though he gave no specifics on what these might be.Assange, who has been confined to the embassy since June 2012, discussed government surveillance, journalism and the situation in Ukraine on Saturday in a streaming-video interview beamed to an audience of 3,500 attendees of the South By Southwest Interactive festival in Austin, Texas.Assange's hourlong remote appearance was spiked with technical glitches. As the audio cut out, he sometimes asked audience members to raise their hands if they could hear him. Benjamin Palmer, the co-founder of marketing firm The Barbarian Group who interviewed Assange, at one point resorted to texting his questions.Looking well-groomed in a white shirt, scarf and a black blazer, Assange blasted President Barack Obam...

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