Ecuador Acknowledges Restricting Julian Assange’s Internet Amid Clinton Leaks

by Swarajya Staff - Oct 19, 2016 10:14 AM +05:30 IST
Ecuador Acknowledges Restricting Julian Assange’s Internet Amid Clinton Leaks

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange speaks from the balcony of the Ecuadorian embassy. Photo By: Carl Court/Getty Images)

Ecuador Confirms It Cut Off WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange's Internet

Ecuador admitted Tuesday that it was responsible for cutting off internet access to Julian Assange, the founder of WikiLeaks. According to a tweet from WikiLeaks, Ecuador cut off internet access to the Ecuadorian embassy in London, where Assange is currently staying after being granted asylum, at 1 p.m. Eastern time Saturday. Officials from Ecuador confirmed Tuesday…

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