The United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights. Photo: Reuters

UN expert says Wikileaks founder Julian Assange is being subjected to drawn-out ‘psychological torture’

  • Nils Melzer, the United Nations special rapporteur on torture, points finger at the United States, Britain, Ecuador and Sweden
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The United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights. Photo: Reuters
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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange leaves Southwark Crown Court. Photo: Reuters

‘Grave concerns’ for WikiLeaks’ founder Julian Assange after lawyer says he was too ill to appear via video link for US extradition hearing

  • Assange faces a total of 18 US criminal counts and decades in prison if convicted by the Unites States
  • He is said to have lost weight in prison and has been moved to a health ward
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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange leaves Southwark Crown Court. Photo: Reuters
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