New Assange indictment 'political': court

By Marty Silk
Updated July 27 2020 - 11:11pm, first published 11:05pm
Julian Assange is fighting extradition to the US to face 17 charges of violating its Espionage Act.
Julian Assange is fighting extradition to the US to face 17 charges of violating its Espionage Act.

British lawyers are concerned that US Attorney-General William Barr has lodged a second superseding indictment against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange for political reasons.

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