The recent arrest of Assange only proves the documents released by Wikileaks in the last 12 years more true than ever. Under the Obama administration the persecution of Assange began, but even Obama knew arresting a publisher would set a precedent against the 1st amendment. Trump, being a businessman and not a lawyer, went after Assange through his administration like a lion after prey. They used a 4.5 billion IMF loan to coerce Ecuador into submission. Ecuador’s Lenin Moreno easily complied and after a year of psychologically torturing Assange to break him, he evicted him against international asylum laws. Thus, Moreno became the Judas Iscariot of today for 30 pieces of silver. Ironically, the betrayal of one of the greatest truth tellers of our time took place right before Easter. The only thing missing was a kiss.
The Judas Moreno accepted the IMF loan in Washington DC less than a week later after blatantly lying to the press about Mr. Assange. Claiming he fought with staff and even put feces on the walls, Moreno attempted to detract attention from the corruption in the INA papers by smearing his asylee.
According to Fidel Narvaez, former consul and first secretary at the Embassy for 7 years, this is not true. In an article in Sky News today:
“He said: “Julian had a respectful relationship with staff, diplomats and administrative staff. I don’t recall a single incident when he disrespected someone until I left in July 2018.“
Mr Narvaez said: “The last year was hell for Julian in that embassy.