Julian Assange's Twitter Account Disappears

Pro-Assange demonstrators in London in May. The Wikileaks boss is getting a lot of love on Twitter too

The account reappeared without loss in number of tweets posted but having lost a considerable number of followers.

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's Twitter account mysteriously disappeared and reappeared on Monday.

Then at 1.5am (AEDT), he popped up again with a tweet showing a cartoon of Santa making a Wikileaks "good or bad" list.

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The official account of the US Navy posted a tweet that just said "Julian Assange" late on Christmas night.

It's been a unusual Christmas for media outlets who have been following Assange's social media posts, as his official Twitter account suddenly went off the air late Sunday night, on December 24, according to The Daily Beast.

An account purporting to be an alternative Assange account was claiming Twitter had deleted his official one ahead of a blockbuster story he's preparing to break. On Dec. 18, Twitter set new rules in place regarding the suspension of accounts stating they may remove any individual who is associated with hate groups either on or off their platform.

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The WikiLeaks founder has been holed up in the Ecuadorian embassy in London since 2012, fighting sexual assault allegations in Sweden.

The chances of Twitter suspending Assange's account are unlikely as the 46-year-old does not fall under the category of individuals whose account the social media site would deactivate. It's initially unclear if the disappearance was a ban or if Assange simply deleted his own account.

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