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The Julian Assange Show: Nabeel Rajab and Alaa Abd El-Fattah *ARCHIVE* *PARTNER CONTENT*26:16

The Julian Assange Show: Nabeel Rajab and Alaa Abd El-Fattah *ARCHIVE* *PARTNER CONTENT*

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July 25, 2019 at 16:24 GMT -00:00 · Published

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who is currently serving a 50-week sentence in London's Belmarsh prison, interviewed Nabeel Rajab and Alaa Abd El-Fattah in the fourth episode of 'The Julian Assange Show' in 2012.

The twelve-episode series originally aired on RT from April to July 2012.

Nabeel Rajab is a lifelong Bahraini activist and critic of the Al Khalifa regime, who is currently serving a five years sentence for tweets and documentation of human rights violations. In August 2012 Rajab received three consecutive one-year prison sentences for illegal political activities involving the use of social networking sites, thus remaining in custody as the episode was aired.

Alaa Abd El-Fattah is a long-time Egyptian political activist, programmer and blogger. He was imprisoned for 45 days in 2006 for protesting under the Mubarak regime, and again imprisoned for 68 days for protesting under the post-revolutionary military government, the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces (SCAF).

Assange himself described the interviewees as 'human participants' of Arab spring.

In his series, Assange interviewed "iconoclasts, visionaries and power insiders." Speaking at the time of the filming of his show, Assange said that the mainstream media is labelling him as an "enemy combatant, a traitor, who interviews terrible radicals from around the world."

The Ecuadorian Embassy in London was the home of Assange for almost seven years, after he entered the property on 19 June 2012 claiming diplomatic asylum.

He was arrested by British police on 11 April 2019 after Ecuador officially revoked his asylum status and allowed UK police to escort him from the embassy and into custody.

A British court sentenced Assange to 50 weeks in prison on May 1 for jumping bail when he took refuge in the embassy in 2012.

The Julian Assange Show: Nabeel Rajab and Alaa Abd El-Fattah *ARCHIVE* *PARTNER CONTENT*26:16
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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who is currently serving a 50-week sentence in London's Belmarsh prison, interviewed Nabeel Rajab and Alaa Abd El-Fattah in the fourth episode of 'The Julian Assange Show' in 2012.

The twelve-episode series originally aired on RT from April to July 2012.

Nabeel Rajab is a lifelong Bahraini activist and critic of the Al Khalifa regime, who is currently serving a five years sentence for tweets and documentation of human rights violations. In August 2012 Rajab received three consecutive one-year prison sentences for illegal political activities involving the use of social networking sites, thus remaining in custody as the episode was aired.

Alaa Abd El-Fattah is a long-time Egyptian political activist, programmer and blogger. He was imprisoned for 45 days in 2006 for protesting under the Mubarak regime, and again imprisoned for 68 days for protesting under the post-revolutionary military government, the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces (SCAF).

Assange himself described the interviewees as 'human participants' of Arab spring.

In his series, Assange interviewed "iconoclasts, visionaries and power insiders." Speaking at the time of the filming of his show, Assange said that the mainstream media is labelling him as an "enemy combatant, a traitor, who interviews terrible radicals from around the world."

The Ecuadorian Embassy in London was the home of Assange for almost seven years, after he entered the property on 19 June 2012 claiming diplomatic asylum.

He was arrested by British police on 11 April 2019 after Ecuador officially revoked his asylum status and allowed UK police to escort him from the embassy and into custody.

A British court sentenced Assange to 50 weeks in prison on May 1 for jumping bail when he took refuge in the embassy in 2012.

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