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Assange's father pleads for Australian help as US extradition imminent

By Toni Hassan
April 29 2022 - 7:30pm
Supporters of Julian Assange protest his impending extradition. Picture: Shutterstock

The fate of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange is in the hands of UK home secretary Priti Patel, after the UK Magistrates Court last week issued an order to extradite the Australian to the United States to face 18 charges, 17 under the US Espionage Act.

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