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founder of the WikiLeaks website Julian Assange during the stay in the Ecuador Embassy in the UK was under video surveillance, his meetings with lawyers and advisers were secretly recorded.
Australian ABC News released video of the meetings with the lawyers of Assange in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London. The facts secret observation of it was revealed during the investigation of a Spanish company UC Global, which provided the government of Ecuador contracted services security.
Former employees of the UC Global gave WikiLeaks the file with the records of Assange and his lawyers after the failure of the Embassy of Ecuador in London in 2019 from further granting asylum to the head of Wikileaks.
Documents in the possession of ABC News, confirmed that the Director of the UC Global in September 2017 requested his subordinates to check the material from which made the walls in the bathroom Assange in the Ecuadorian Embassy. Later in the same year, was upgraded to Embassy security system and added surveillance cameras with microphones for sound recording.
Assange Confidential interviews with lawyers from many countries who came to him in the Embassy of Ecuador, was recorded and filmed during the Supervisory operation.
for many Years an Advisor to Wikileaks Jennifer Robinson was also the subject of espionage surveillance, according to the publication ABC News, which quoted “Radio Liberty”.
Lawyers that help Assange, do not rule out that the surveillance was conducted by the team from the United States. “If it is true that the US government has received information about contentAssange and conversations with his lawyers, that “it is a huge and serious violation of the right to protect Assange and the serious impact on his right to a fair trial,” said Jennifer Robinson.
the British government 11 APR 2019 arrested WikiLeaks founder in Ecuadorian Embassy in London, where he was in 2012. Asylum in the Embassy of Ecuador Assange asked to avoid extradition to Sweden, where he was accused of rape and harassment and coercion to acts of a sexual nature. Assange also feared extradition to the US where he faces a prison sentence for the publication of documents of the state Department.
the 50-week term of imprisonment of Assange in prison Belmarsh for “failure to comply with rules on sponsorship” when moving to England 8 years ago, expired on 22 September 2019 but the court still refused to grant him release, “for special reasons”.