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Assange, appears, British, court, fight, US extradition, bid

Assange appears in British court to fight US extradition bid

02 February, 2020 5:24 pm 5:24 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Julian Assange appeared before a British court on Monday to fight an extradition request from the United States which wants to put the 48-year-old on trial for hacking government computers and violating an espionage law. A hero to admirers who say he has exposed abuses of power, Assange is cast by critics … Read More


Senior State Department official appears before Trump impeachment probe

11 November, 2019 9:45 pm 9:45 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A top US State Department official on Wednesday appeared before the impeachment probe into President Donald Trump, the first witness to show up this week after a string of administration officials refused to meet with investigators. David Hale, who was appointed by Trump as under secretary for political affairs, met behind closed … Read More


WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange appears in London court

10 October, 2019 4:10 pm 4:10 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange appeared in a London court on Monday for a hearing on whether he should be extradited to the United States to face spying charges. Assange, dressed in a navy suit and light blue jumper, raised his fist to supporters in the public gallery. He was cleanly shaven in … Read More