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founder Julian Assange has been released from jail and states that he would soon release sensitive information about a U.S. bank.

Speaking with


Peter Alexander on

The Today Show

, Assange said that that he will release information about the U.S. bank soon but would not say what those documents consisted of or which bank would be the target.


later reported the interview.

"We have been attacked, primarily, not by government, primarily, in fact, not by the U.S. government, but by banks--banks from Dubai, banks from Switzerland, banks from the United States, banks from the UK," Assange said. "So, yes, of course, we are continuing to release material about banks."

According to a


report, Assange stated that in 2009 he had five gigabytes of documents from

Bank of America

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Assange was released from a British jail Thursday after posting bail and is fighting extradition to Sweden on rape allegations, according to published reports.

--Written by Maria Woehr in New York.

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