Julian Assange and Inhumanity of British State: ‘Unofficial’ Solitary Confinement as Torture

Up until this week, Assange has been held in solitary confinement in Belmarsh prison. Incredibly, it was the other prisoners along with Assange’s legal team, who have pressured the government officials to respect the law and allow Assange to be removed from solitary confinement, resulting in his transfer to a general wing. This piece looks at how Assange, when unofficially segregated in the prison’s healthcare unit, and with no recourse to systems designed for prisoners in official solitary confinement regimes as applied under Prison Rule 45, leaving him out of…

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UN Rapporteur: US Using Coercion By Torture Against Manning

On New Year’s eve, the UN’s Special Rapporteur on Torture, Nils Melzer, has released a letter accusing the US justice system of submitting whistleblower Chelsea Manning to coercive treatment which equates to torture. 21WIRE editor Patrick Henningsen spoke with RT International this week about the case and how it indicates a collapse in western justice standards. Watch: [embedded content] .READ MORE ASSANGE NEWS AT: 21st Century Wire Assange/Wikileaks Files HELP SUPPORT THIS INDEPENDENT MEDIA PLATFORM – BECOME A [email protected]21WIRE.TV Source

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The OPCW Scandal is Now a Bona fide Cover-up

Last Friday night saw the fourth round of internally leaked documents found on WikiLeaks from the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), showing once again how the organisation’s official report on an alleged 2018 ‘chemical attack’ attack in Douma, Syria – was in fact doctored by the chemical watchdog’s executives in order to justify a three-way attack by the US, UK and France against the Syrian government.RT International’s Murad Gazdiev reviews the key takeaway points of this latest round of leaks: [embedded content] .READ MORE OPCW NEWS AT:…

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Post-Truth World: A Clear OPCW Cover-up, Shielded by MSM and Bellingcat

Patrick Henningsen21st Century Wire Another week, another leak. If you haven’t already heard, UN-chartered international chemical weapons watchdog, the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) based in The Hague, Netherlands, is still leaking like a sieve. On Friday night, online publisher WikiLeaks released the latest set of internal documents relating to the OPCW’s Fact Finding Mission and investigation into the alleged ‘chemical attack’ to Douma, Syria in April of 2018.Like the previous releases, these documents are damning, and point to US meddling and a institutional cover-up at the…

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William Binney on RussiaGate, UkraineGate and British Meddling in US Elections

Going into 2020, Donald Trump continues to face one poliical crisis after another, and now becoming only the fourth US president behind Andrew Johnson, Richard Nixon and Bill Clinton – to face Impeachment. But how much of what is being reported in the mainstream media is fact, or fiction? This week, UK Column’s Mike Robinson spoke with former NSA Techinal Director, William Binney, about new forensic findings which strongly indicate that the DNC emails from 2016 were leaked to WikiLeaks and not hacked, as well as evidence of likely CIA…

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INTERVIEW: Dr Lissa Johnson on Perilous of Health of Julian Assange

The following interview is extremely important, and we are asking our readers and listen to please disseminate this information far and wide.  In EP 303 of the SUNDAY WIRE show, host Patrick Henningsen talks with Australian Clinical Psychologist, Dr Lissa Johnson, to discuss the current perilous situation of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, and his deteriorating health and a very real risk of death in custody. Currently, Assange is being held in unlawful detention in Britain’s Belmarsh Prison at the pleasure of HM Queen, but more importantly, at the behest of…

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NATO Summit: UK Police Block Access and Detain Ruptly Producer Under ‘Terrorism Act’

A dangerous precedent may have been set yesterday when an accredited journalist and producer for RT’s affiliate news agency Ruptly, was denied entry to yesterday’s NATO Leaders Meeting in north London – before being detained by British police under the Terrorism Act. After being told his event press accreditation had been suddenly revoked, the video producer was then away and temporarily detained by UK police, where his person, belongings and equipment were then searched. Продюсера нашего видеоагентства Ruptly, аккредитованного на саммит НАТО в Лондоне, прямо на саммите задержала полиция. Обыскали,…

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NATO Summit: UK Police Block Access and Detain Ruptly Producer Under ‘Terrorism Act’

A dangerous precedent may have been set yesterday when an accredited journalist and producer for RT’s affiliate news agency Ruptly, was denied entry to yesterday’s NATO Leaders Meeting in north London – before being detained by British police under the Terrorism Act. After being told his event press accreditation had been suddenly revoked, the video producer was then away and temporarily detained by UK police, where his person, belongings and equipment were then searched. Продюсера нашего видеоагентства Ruptly, аккредитованного на саммит НАТО в Лондоне, прямо на саммите задержала полиция. Обыскали,…

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Dying Inside: Assange’s Life is Threatened by British State’s Legal Deception

Nina Cross21st Century Wire The recent open letter by Doctors for Assange to British Home Secretary Priti Patel once more highlights the weaponising of maximum security prison HMP Belmarsh in the British government’s abuse of Julian Assange, founder of Wikileaks.  The letter is signed by 65 doctors from across the globe, expressing concern for Assange’s fitness to stand trial and asking for an urgent medical assessment of both his physical and psychological state of health, to be carried out in a university teaching hospital. The doctors fear that if action…

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‘TELLING THE TRUTH BECOMES A CRIME’: UK & INTERNATIONAL PUNDITS BLAST ASSANGE IMPRISONMENT

‘Now an understanding that Julian being extradited to U.S. for nothing except for publishing the truth’ Source: RT  An array of public figures, among them a retired British ambassador and the UN Special Rapporteur on Torture, again threw their weight behind Julian Assange, predicting the launch of a massive campaign in his support next year. Pundits, public figures and Julian Assange’s supporters flocked to an event called ‘Free the Truth’ in London. The Ruptly video agency filmed the exhibition of posters decrying Assange’s imprisonment, as well as artworks inspired by…

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UN Syria Shenanigans, OPCW Email Leak, AFP #RussiaGate Fumble

This past week, UK Ambassador to the UN, Karen Pierce chastises Reps from Syria and Russia for accusing the US and UK of ‘fighting on the side of terrorists’ in Syria. However, the lady doth protest too much, methinks, as there’s no shortage of evidence to the contrary. Also, WikiLeaks publishes new leaked email from OPCW which shows the corruption due to US pressure – to produce a report which ‘blamed Assad’ for a non-existent chemical weapons attack in Douma, Syria in April of 2018. Meanwhile, the AFP bureau chief…

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65 Doctors Draft Open Letter Warning British Authorities Assange May Die in Detention

Time is running out for Julian Assange. This week, 65 doctors and medical professionals, led by Australian clinical psychologist Lissa Johnson, have written an open letter to the British Home Secretary, Priti Patel, to inform British authorities that the health of Julian Assange is at a critical sage now. The group has asked that Assange be moved from supermax Belmarsh Prison and into a university teaching hospital where he can receive proper multidisciplinary medical care, otherwise, there is a very real risk that he may die in custody. The 48-year-old…

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Pilger: The Lies About Assange Must Stop Now

John Pilger21st Century Wire Newspapers and other media in the United States, Britain and Australia have recently declared a passion for freedom of speech, especially their right to publish freely.  They are worried by the “Assange effect”.   It is as if the struggle of truth-tellers like Julian Assange and Chelsea Manning is now a warning to them: that the thugs who dragged Assange out of the Ecuadorean embassy in April may one day come for them. A common refrain was echoed by the Guardian last week. The extradition of Assange, said the paper, “is not…

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The Stalinist Show Trial of Roger Stone

“A state of war only serves as an excuse for domestic tyranny.” ― Alexander Solzhenitsyn In EP 302 of the SUNDAY WIRE radio show, host Patrick Henningsen gives an ‘Ode to Uncle Joe’… Uncle Joe Stalin that is. Last week saw one of the most abominable moments in the history of American justice, and hardly anyone noticed it. A Stalinist show trial for the ages; an abrogation of due process, a gross miscarriage of justice, and a total politicization of America’s justice system. The object of this political theatre wasn’t…

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BREAKING: Sweden Drops ‘Rape’ Investigation for Julian Assange

(STOCKHOLM) – For the third time in nine years, Sweden’s prosecution services have dropped an investigation into alleged sexual misconduct, or ‘lesser rape,’ accusations against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. Earlier today, the Swedish Prosecution Authority ruled that the alleged victim’s testimony had “weakened” and that there seemed to be no corroborating evidence required to pursue an actual case, much less an indictment. In September, the UN Special Rapporteur on torture, Dr. Nils Melzer, drafted a stern letter to Swedish authorities condemning the international effort being waged by their government and…

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DOJ, Brennan Had To Have Assange Arrested, Here’s Why UK Officials Agreed

This explains the entire reason WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was arrested and placed under lock and key, and identifies the vast corruption that pervaded the previous administration. Source:  Georgette Have you wondered why Julian Assange, who has singlehandedly helped expose some of the deepest corruption of the U.S. government, was suddenly arrested a few months ago? The reason is linked to John Durham’s criminal investigation of Russia gate, aka Spy-gate, where the former administration used secret powers to try to influence a presidential election. The Central Intelligence Agency, under John Brennan, was intricately involved in the scandal and attempted…

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UK Abuse of Assange Continues: Blocking Spanish Investigation, Caving to US Demands

Nina Cross21st Century Wire By now, it has been well-documented how the UK police, prosecuting services, courts and prisons have squandered untold public resources on one individual who had skipped a police bail order seven years ago.  Search a little deeper and we see countless precedents have been set in the wake of a hunting expedition that is now slowly killing a journalist who exposed the crimes of powerful states.  The abuse of power continues, with the recent attempt to block a Spanish judge from interviewing Julian Assange, founder of…

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