Assange on the Untold Story of the Grounding of Evo Morales’ Plane during Edward Snowden Manhunt

IN-DEPTH VIDEOS, 8 Jun 2015

Amy Goodman – Democracy NOW!

28 May 2015

In 2013, Julian Assange of WikiLeaks played a pivotal role in helping National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden leave Hong Kong for Russia. During the U.S. hunt for Snowden, Bolivian President Evo Morales’ plane was forced to land in Austria for 14 hours after Spain, France, Portugal and Italy closed their airspace under pressure from the United States over false rumors Snowden was on board. Assange gives the inside story on why that plane was targeted.

 

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