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Assange: Obama exploiting Arab Spring in campaign
Associated Press ^ | Sept. 26, 2012 | DAVID STRINGER

Posted on 09/26/2012 8:24:13 PM PDT by Free ThinkerNY

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange accused President Barack Obama on Thursday of seeking to exploit the Arab uprisings for personal political gain, as he addressed a sideline meeting of the U.N. General Assembly via videolink from his hideout at a London embassy.

The Australian activist has sheltered inside Ecuador's embassy in London - beyond the reach of British police - since June 19, when he sought refuge after he exhausted all legal routes to avoid extradition to Sweden for questioning over sex crimes allegations.

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1 posted on 09/26/2012 8:24:21 PM PDT by Free ThinkerNY
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To: Free ThinkerNY

Exploit it? Good grief. It’s been a disaster in every shape and form.


2 posted on 09/26/2012 8:32:24 PM PDT by chessplayer
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To: Free ThinkerNY
I don't care what comes out of his mouth. I don't t like this smarmy little bastard.
3 posted on 09/26/2012 8:32:30 PM PDT by youngidiot (The name's Bond. James Bond. James Bond Jovi.)
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To: Free ThinkerNY
Assange: Obama exploiting Arab Spring in campaign

"While posting secret details of Israeli defense plans and locations of America's nuclear sub fleet on the web, Assange took a few moments from his busy schedule to condemn the action of others..."

4 posted on 09/27/2012 4:59:52 AM PDT by Caipirabob (Communists... Socialists... Democrats...Traitors... Who can tell the difference?)
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To: youngidiot
I don't care what comes out of his mouth. I don't t like this smarmy little bastard.

US Calls Assange Enemy of State

5 posted on 09/27/2012 10:23:56 AM PDT by newzjunkey (Osama's dead... and so is our ambassador - Coulter.)
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