Assange Supporter Vaughan Smith on His Extradition

Friday, August 17, 2012

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is sitting it out at Ecuador's embassy in London. Yesterday Ecuador's foreign minister granted him political asylum. But if Assange steps foot out of the embassy, he faces imminent arrest by British authorities and extradition to Sweden, where he faces allegations of sex crimes.

So, what happens now? We're joined by Vaughan Smith. He's a friend and supporter of Julian Assange. And he allowed Assange to stay at his home in Norfolk, England for over a year. He is part of the Frontline Club, which describes itself as "championing independent journalism."

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