Julian Assange is Right to Fear US Prosecution

August 2012
Guardian, August 2 2012

As the drama unfolds over Julian Assange's bid for political asylum in Ecuador, a troubling irony has emerged: the besieged founder of WikiLeaks is seeking refuge in this small Andean nation because he fears persecution from the United States, a nation whose laws famously grant asylum to people in precisely Assange's situation.



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August 6, 2012