Ep 183 Assange Extradition Hearings Resume feat Mohamed Elmaazi

Ep 183 Assange Extradition Hearings Resume feat Mohamed Elmaazi

Guest: Mohamed Elmaazi. We talk about the Assange extradition hearings that resumed this month in London. Mohamed gives us the highlights of the first week of proceedings with various witnesses and new charges against Assange. He has provided continuous coverage of this case and he is able to give us a sense of what it’s like on the ground in London reporting on these hearings now being conducted with Covid19 special arrangements. 

Mohamed Elmaazi is a journalist with experience in human rights law, with degrees from American University in Cairo and SOAS. He writes for Sputnik News, he publishes The Interregnum blog and he has been a contributor to Open Democracy, The Canary, the Grayzone and The Real News Network and he publishes.  

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Recorded on September 12, 2020. Music by Fluorescent Grey.

Reference Links:

  1. Absolutely Ludicrous’: Diplomat Reacts to Decision in Assange Case Disallowing Witness Summaries, Mohamed Elmaazi
  2. Assange Hearing: Refusal to Grant an Adjournment is a ‘Gross Violation’, Says WikiLeaks Chief, Mohamed Elmaazi
  3. EXCLUSIVE: ‘A Danger for Justice’ – Assange Defence Expert Explains How US Conspiracy Trials Work, Mohamed Elmaazi
  4. There’s Strong Evidence that Assange’s Prosecution is ‘Politically Motivated’, Defence Expert Says, Mohamed Elmaazi
  5. Charges Against Julian Assange Are ‘Unconstitutional’ And Threaten Press Freedom, Expert Tells Court, Mohamed Elmaazi
  6. Espionage Charges Against Assange ‘An Abuse of the Criminal Law Enforcement Power’: Defence Expert, Mohamed Elmaazi
  7. Journalism On Trial: The UK & Press Freedom, Redfish
  8. The War on Journalism: The Case of Julian Assange, Juan Passarelli

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