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Assange’s father and Die Linke deputy leader hold joint press conference at German Bundestagfinished

Assange’s father and Die Linke deputy leader hold joint press conference at German Bundestag

Germany, Berlin

The father of whistleblower Julian Assange, John Shipton, and deputy leader of Die Linke Sevim Dagdelen hold a joint press conference at the German Bundestag on Wednesday, October 2.

WikiLeaks’ founder Assange is currently serving a 50-week sentence at Belmarsh prison for breaching bail in 2012. He is facing a US extradition request on espionage charges related to the publication of classified military and diplomatic documents in 2010.

Date of startOctober 02, 2019
Time of start11:52
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The father of whistleblower Julian Assange, John Shipton, and deputy leader of Die Linke Sevim Dagdelen hold a joint press conference at the German Bundestag on Wednesday, October 2. WikiLeaks’ founder Assange is currently serving a 50-week sentence at Belmarsh prison for breaching bail in 2012. He is facing a US extradition request on espionage charges related to the publication of classified military and diplomatic documents in 2010.