Assange's fate hangs in balance as UK court considers U.S. extradition bid
Friday, February 21, 2020, 9:49 PM
Almost a decade after his WikiLeaks website enraged Washington by leaking secret U.S. documents, a London court will begin hearings on Monday to decide whether Julian Assange should be extradited to the United States. A hero to admirers who say he has exposed abuses of power, Assange is cast by critics as a dangerous enemy of the state who has undermined Western security.
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