Assange used Ecuador's embassy for 'spying', says president

Julian Assange used the Ecuadorian embassy in London as a "centre for spying", the country's leader has said.

Julian Assange used the Ecuadorian embassy in London as a "centre for spying", the country's leader has said.

Lenin Moreno also said no other nation had influenced the decision to revoke the WikiLeaks founder's asylum, which he said followed violations by Assange.

Speaking to the Guardian, President Moreno claimed Ecuador's old government provided facilities within the embassy "to interfere" with other states.

Assange's lawyer had earlier accused Ecuador of "outrageous...
source: BBC

2019-04-15 01:26
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