Yarra City Council offers support to Julian Assange

Yarra City Council joins Darebin Council in offering support to Julian Assange Refer to full Council Meeting Minutes 12.2 Notice of Motion No. 2 of 2020 – Australian Citizen Julian Assange Reference: D20/6065Authoriser: Group Manager Chief Executive’s Office Public SubmissionsThe following people addressed Council on the matter: Camillo De Luca;Walter Mellado; andTravis Davies. COUNCIL RESOLUTIONMoved: Councillor […]

Doctors for Assange: The Lancet – doctors’ warnings on torture and medical neglect of Julian Assange

On 17th February 2020 an Email sent to the Australian Foreign Minister Senator the Hon Marise Payne by 117 Doctors from 96 countries. Email reads: From: Doctors for Assange doctorsforassange@gmail.comDate: Mon, Feb 17, 2020 at 6:55 AMSubject: The Lancet – doctors’ warnings on torture and medical neglect of Julian Assange To: foreign.minister@dfat.gov.au Cc: senator.wong@aph.gov.au, A.Albanese.MP@aph.gov.au […]

Jeremy Corbyn Asks Boris Johnson If He Agrees Julian Assange’s Extradition Must Be Opposed

Mohamed Elmaazi writes on the 12th February 2020 Leader of the UK opposition Jeremy Corbyn challenged Boris Johnson as to whether he agrees with a resolution by the Council of Europe’s Parliamentary Assembly that WikiLeaks publisher Julian Assange should not be extradited to the US. Corbyn’s query was part of a wider debate over what he called Britain’s “lopsided” […]

The Petition Officially Tabled in the Australian House of Representatives 10-2-2020, by Andrew Wilkie MP

Announcement on Andrew Wilkie’s site Phillip Adams reports Following the outstanding work by the team at Australians For Assange of which I am also a member. Amelia Ryan Desmond McMillan and Mills (Malcolm Sturrock) and Walter Mellado All who drove from Melbourne to Canberra. (I was not there), we are on the cuff of a big advancement. I have been in […]

German Bundestag nominates Julian Assange, Chelsea Manning and Edward Snowden for the 2020 Nobel Peace Prize

Berlin, 31 January 2020. Members of the German Bundestag write Dear Members of the Norwegian Nobel Committee, We wish to nominate Julian Assange, Chelsea Manning and Edward Snowden for the 2020 Nobel Peace Prize, in honour of their unparalleled contributions to the pursuit of peace, and their immense personal sacrifices to promote peace for all. […]