Wed. Jun 19th, 2019

Julian Assange Arrested in London

Julian Assange Arrested in London

Julian Assange has appeared in the dock at Westminster Magistrates’ Court after being arrested at the Ecuadorian embassy this morning. US justice department says he faces five years in jail.

Assange has been further arrested over an alleged conspiracy with Chelsea Manning “to break a password to a classified US government computer”, the US Department of Justice said.

In a statement, the department said: “Julian P. Assange, 47, the founder of WikiLeaks, was arrested today in the United Kingdom pursuant to the U.S./UK Extradition Treaty, in connection with a federal charge of conspiracy to commit computer intrusion for agreeing to break a password to a classified U.S. government computer.”

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4 thoughts on “Julian Assange Arrested in London

  1. Looks like a setup to me.

    The real Assange was taken out of that embassy mid October 2016.

    Basically what happened today was the long expected operation to fake Assange’s “leaving” of the Ecuadorian embassy in my opinion.

    Check out the summary of these past events at wolfbitn’s yt-channel (who seems to be compromised as well but one can still find the old stuff):

    https://youtu.be/opd2SC-sfTU

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