Julian Assange appeared to dispute Rep. Dana Rohrabacher’s assertion that the WikiLeaks founder is ready to give up the source who provided his website with the Democratic National Committee emails it published last July.
“WikiLeaks never has and never will reveal a source,” Assange tweeted Wednesday.
He was responding to a Daily Caller report that Rohrabacher, a California Republican, and Kentucky GOP Sen. Rand Paul met to discuss a deal for Assange to out his source in exchange for a pardon from President Donald Trump.
“Offers have been made to me — not the other way around. I do not speak to the public through third parties,” Assange tweeted.
Disgraceful reporting. WikiLeaks never has and never will reveal a source. Offers have been made to me–not the other way around. I do not speak to the public through third parties.
— Julian Assange 🔹 (@JulianAssange) October 11, 2017
Assange’s unequivocal denial contrasts sharply with the public statements of Rohrabacher, who met with Assange in August at…