Assange catgate hearing halted as Ecuador hunts around for someone who speaks Australian

www.theregister.co.uk | 10/26/2018 | Staff
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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's efforts to tip a bunch of rules allegedly imposed on him by his Ecuadorian hosts into the kitty litter tray have been suspended owing to interpreter difficulties.

According to reports, the world's most annoying housemate reckoned that the court-appointed translator was not up to snuff. Alas, Judge Karina Martinez insisted that Assange testify so called for a replacement fluent in Australian, perhaps misunderstanding that the former British colony still speaks the language of the Pom.

Aussie - Houseguest - Ecuador - Pad - Knightsbridge

The Aussie has been a houseguest at Ecuador's pad in Knightsbridge, London since 2012, when he was granted political asylum – thus allowing him to avoid extradition to Sweden, which at the time was investigating allegations of sexual assault against him. Sweden has since abandoned its investigation, but, since Assange breached UK bail conditions, the bobbies are waiting...
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