07 Jul '11, 3pm

WikiLeaks delays complaint against Visa, Mastercard: REYKJAVIK - WIKILEAKS is… #FreeAssangeNow

REYKJAVIK - WIKILEAKS is delaying its complaint to the European Commission against credit card giants Visa and MasterCard in the hopes of reaching an out-of-court deal, the website's lawyer said on Thursday. 'Visa asked for a delay to react to our demands,' Reykjavik-based Svein Andri Sveinsson told AFP. 'They said they would come back to us Friday... If nothing changes, we will file the complaint after the weekend. We just have the courtesy to not file a complaint when they requested a delay,' he explained. The suit was initially set to be filed Thursday. In December, as WikiLeaks began publishing some 250,000 secret diplomatic cables, sparking an international controversy, Visa and MasterCard imposed a ban on all payments made to the whistleblowing website. WikiLeaks and DataCell, an Icelandic firm that handles WikiLeaks' donation collection, said at the weekend they wou...

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