U.S. prosecutors are preparing or closely considering charges against the anti-secrecy group
CNN reports that authorities are preparing to seek Assange's arrest.
The Washington Post reports prosecutors are weighing charges against the organization's members after the Obama-era
The newspaper says possible charges include conspiracy, theft of government property and violating the
WikiLeaks last month released documents it says reveal secrets about the CIA's cyberespionage tools for breaking into targeted computers, cellphones and smart TVs. It previously published 250,000 State Department cables and embarrassed the U.S. military with logs from Iraq and Afghanistan.
Assange's attorney says authorities have not apprised him of the status of their investigation.