“We are writing to request that provision be made to hold an online video discussion between Julian Assange and a cross-party group of UK parliamentarians,” the letter states.

“As you will be aware, Julian Assange is currently on remand in HMB Belmarsh. He faces extradition to the USA for his journalistic work with Wikileaks including information exposing US war atrocities in Afghanistan and Iraq. In the US, Julian Assange faces a prison sentence of up to 175 years, meaning he could spend the rest of his life in jail.”



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