CIA accused of illegally spying on Americans visiting Assange in embassy

The CIA illegally spied on US citizens while they visited WikiLeaks publisher Julian Assange inside the Ecuadorian embassy in London, a lawsuit filed today has claimed. Assange, right now being held in a maximum-security British prison, is fighting extradition to America where he faces espionage charges for publishing a huge collection of leaked classified documents, primarily US embassy messages in a searchable format and footage of military action in Iraq and Afghanistan.

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