Anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks said on Monday that its founder Julian Assange’s internet was shut down by the government of Ecuador, deflecting blame from the U.S. or British governments who have sparred with Assange for releasing sensitive material.
“Deflecting blame”, like the US didn’t put any pressure on Ecuador.
WikiLeaks Just DUMPED EVERYTHING – Historic Activity by Wikileaks
Worth reading. Some unfounded supposition but seems a good overall picture of the situation.