Hearings on the extradition case in the United States of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, scheduled for early September, will be in full-time mode, the defendant must be present in the courtroom, said the judge of the magistrates court in Westminster Vanessa Baraitser.
On Monday held another administrative hearing on the case Assange. The interests of the defendant were represented by attorneys Edward Fitzgerald and mark summers. The meeting started without the presence of Assange, however, the judge demanded that the defendant watched the hearings via video link and adjourned in order that the officers could provide video session with the court. Assange joined the hearing from a special room from Belmarsh prison: he looked tired, stooping once sneezed. He was wearing a beige sweater and pink shirt, Assange was without a mask.
Alleged surveillance of Julian Assange in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, which was conducted by the Spanish firm Undercover Global (Global UC) initially makes it unlawful for his possible extradition to the US, said the coordinator of protection of founder Wikileaks, former judge Baltasar Garzon.
On Monday, a group of lawyers of Assange, and a former Consul of Ecuador in London give the National court of Spain testimony on alleged espionage in the Embassy of Ecuador in the British capital. In addition to Garson's testimony in this case should give Fidel narváez, former Consul of Ecuador in London, the lawyer and the bride Assange, the mother of his two children, Stella Morris, who arrived to court, and lawyers Gareth Peirce (Gareth Peirce) and Jennifer Robinson, which the judge will interview via video link, reported RIA Novosti a source close to Garson.
The legal team of Julian Assange, including the coordinator of his defense, the former judge Baltasar Garzon, gives Monday's testimony in the National court of Spain in connection with the case of alleged wiretapping in the Ecuador Embassy in London WikiLeaks founder, the correspondent of RIA Novosti.
Testimony in National court in this case should give former Consul of Ecuador in London, Fidel narváez, the lawyer and the bride Assange, the mother of his two children of Stella Morris and lawyers Gareth Peirce (Gareth Peirce) and Jennifer Robinson, told RIA Novosti a source close to Garson.
Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has been awarded Stuttgart peace prize for the year 2020, according to a press release from civil society AnStifter (it. - the instigator), established the prize.
The award to Assange is "a sign that the right to unconditional freedom of information and freedom of the press should not only protect, but also to realize", said the Chairman of the AnStifter Annette ome-Reinicke.
The lawyers of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange surprised by the new charges against their client in the United States, said the defendant's lawyer mark summers.
A Federal Grand jury in the United States on June 25 issued a second indictment in the address Assange, including its collusion with the hackers associated with Anonymous. The conclusion does not contain new criminal episodes in addition to the 18 articles listed in the first indictment in may of 2019, however, expands the scope of collusion around the alleged computer break-ins, in which Assange was accused of earlier.
Between the words and deeds of Western countries in the field of human rights observed dissonance, said the official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova, commenting on the actions against the Wikileaks founder Julian Assange.
"The fact Assange is a shot of the Western system of justice itself. It is, as again indicated by many commentators, for political reasons used as a punitive tool against unwanted persons. by the Way, I would like to note that including Britain and of course USA are constantly heated and an information campaign about conditions of detention (the suspect in Russia spying) Paul Whelan" she said during an online briefing on Thursday.