Assange to Extradition Court: ‘I Won’t Surrender to the US for Doing Journalism’ – Consortiumnews

Dressed in jeans, a dark jacket and a T-shirt, Assange appeared on a video screen inside a cramped courtroom in Westminster Magistrates Court in London. “I won’t surrender to the U.S. for doing journalism that has won many awards and protected lives,” Assange told the court, according to a tweet from a USA Today correspondent.

Source: Assange to Extradition Court: ‘I Won’t Surrender to the US for Doing Journalism’ – Consortiumnews