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Wednesday, December 08, 2010

Assange Could Face Espionage Trial in US


Informal discussions have already taken place between US and Swedish officials over the possibility of the WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange being delivered into American custody, according to diplomatic sources.

Mr Assange is in a British jail awaiting extradition proceedings to Sweden after being refused bail at Westminster Magistrates’ Court despite a number of prominent public figures offering to stand as surety.

His arrest in north London yesterday was described by the US Defence Secretary Robert Gates as “good news”, and may pave the way for extradition to America and a possible lengthy jail sentence.'

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2 comments:

  1. Are you serious?! If you mean a farce, pretend trial with a Jewish Judge behind the desk, and a Jury..all from New York, then I may believe you.

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