Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

WikiLeaks Founder Assange Calls UN Ruling 'Vindication'

A U.N. panel's finding that Julian Assange has been arbitrarily detained is a "vindication," said the Wikileaks founder Friday from the Ecuadorean Embassy in London, where he has been living to avoid extradition.   Speaking by video from inside the embassy, Assange said it is "now a matter of settled law" that he has been wrongly detained.    A U.N. panel ruled Assange has been arbitrarily detained since 2012. Assange wants to leave Ecuador’s...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter