Julian Assange Develops Chronic Lung Infection, Undergoes Treatment Within Embassy
Mrs Ana Alban, Ecuador’s ambassador to Britain, made the comment to reporters in the Ecuadorean capital of Quito. Alban says Ecuador is covering his medical costs and — despite the British authorities continuing to refuse safe passage – the embassy are keeping their pledge to protect Assange from extradition.
(Picture: Ana Alban with Her Majesty The Queen. Source: British Monarchy Assoc.)