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Julian Assange gives 1st public statement since June
BBC News: Julian Assange made his 1st public statement since entering Ecuador’s London embassy in June on Sunday, urging the US to end its ‘witch hunt’ of WikiLeaks.
Assange also called for the release of US soldier Bradley Manning, who is accused of leaking classified documents to WikiLeaks.

Julian Assange gives 1st public statement since June

BBC News: Julian Assange made his 1st public statement since entering Ecuador’s London embassy in June on Sunday, urging the US to end its ‘witch hunt’ of WikiLeaks.

Assange also called for the release of US soldier Bradley Manning, who is accused of leaking classified documents to WikiLeaks.

JUST IN: Ecuador grants asylum to Julian Assange
Ecuador has granted political asylum to Wikileaks founder Julian Assange. More on BreakingNews.com.Photo: Julian Assange is seen arriving at the Supreme Court in London on Feb. 1, 2012. (Kirsty Wigglesworth / AP)

JUST IN: Ecuador grants asylum to Julian Assange

Ecuador has granted political asylum to Wikileaks founder Julian Assange. More on BreakingNews.com.

Photo: Julian Assange is seen arriving at the Supreme Court in London on Feb. 1, 2012. (Kirsty Wigglesworth / AP)

Ecuador: UK has threatened to storm embassy to arrest Assange

Ecuador says a decision on the asylum request from WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will come tomorrow and claims UK has threatened to storm their embassy to arrest him - NPR News.

In an angry press conference streamed live on the Internet, Ecuadorean Foreign Minister Ricardo Patiño said Britain threatened to storm their embassy in London if Assange was not handed over to police.

"Ecuador is not a British colony," Patiño said. "The days of colonialism are over."

(Source: NPR)