14:41 17/06/2022 ,World

175 years in prison: UK government approves extradition of Assange to US

In its response, WikiLeaks said that “this is a dark day for Press freedom and British democracy.” Assange plans to appeal against this decision, according to the statement. If convicted in the U.S., Assange could face a 175-year jail sentence.

Source: politico.eu

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