Video Clip: British Home Secretary Delivers Statement on Arrest of Wikileaks Founder Julian Assange

Description

Following the arrest of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in London, British Home Secretary Sajid Javid delivered a statement to members of the House of Commons on the situation. Mr. Assange, who was arrested shortly before the Home Secretary’s remarks, was living at the Ecuadorian embassy in London for seven years under temporary asylum, which was later revoked.

4 minutes

Keywords

  • Diplomacy
  • Ecuador
  • Embassy
  • Extradition
  • United Kingdom
  • Wikileaks

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