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UK: *EXCLUSIVE* footage of Assange in prison van after extradition hearing

United Kingdom, London
October 21, 2019 at 14:23 GMT +00:00 · Published

WikiLeaks' founder Julian Assange was filmed inside a prison van in London after he appeared in court for an extradition hearing.

Assange completed his sentence for skipping bail, to avoid extradition to Sweden due to sexual assault allegations, on September 22, but remained in jail as a judge believed he could flee before his US extradition hearing.

He is facing the extradition request on espionage charges related to the publication of classified military and diplomatic documents in 2010.

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WikiLeaks' founder Julian Assange was filmed inside a prison van in London after he appeared in court for an extradition hearing.

Assange completed his sentence for skipping bail, to avoid extradition to Sweden due to sexual assault allegations, on September 22, but remained in jail as a judge believed he could flee before his US extradition hearing.

He is facing the extradition request on espionage charges related to the publication of classified military and diplomatic documents in 2010.

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