Representational photo: Julian Assange in custody.

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Human Rights Expert Requests To Release 49-year-old Australian Journalist

A 49-year-old Australian journalist-cum-activist who is currently in Belmarsh jail of London for exposing the war of US crimes, in Afghanistan and Iraq. UN Human Rights expert Nils Melzer on December 8 has requested Britain for the release of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, facing 18 charges against him in US. However, Revealing medical reports of Assange's respiratory conditions, Melzer advocated Julian claiming that "he is not a criminal… read-more

Thu, 10 Dec 2020 - 06:15 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: UK, Britain, Julian Assange, Wikileaks, United Nations, USAJuli

Courtesy: Hindustan Times