Former Ecuadorian foreign minister @RicardoPatinoEC: "Every day we are more certain that we did the right thing granting Assange political asylum"
An interview about why Assange was granted asylum and the political pressures that lead Moreno to revoke it:
"Collective violence, such as torturing a publisher for journalism, requires more than persecuting authorities, mobbing states and media smear campaigns to survive... Atrocity does not take place without passive, complacent, compliant bystanders"
Chelsea Manning is now being fined $1000 a day for refusing to testify against Assange and WikiLeaks. If she does not testify, she will be fined nearly half a million dollars over the course of the grand jury.
Boris Johnson in defense of the recent publication of leaked diplomatic cables: “It cannot conceivably be right that newspapers or any other media organisation publishing such material face prosecution”
Extraditing Assange would enable such prosecutions.
RT @ClareDalyMEP: On Monday I addressed a demo organized by @GUENGL for Julian #Assange of @wikileaks outside the @UKinBelgium embassy in B…