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Re: Medical Emergency — Mr Julian Assange

To: the Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State for Justice, Robert Buckland QC
CC: the Home Secretary, Priti Patel

4 December 2019

We, the undersigned medical doctors, wrote to the UK Home Secretary on Friday 22 November 2019 expressing our serious and unanimous concerns about the credible reports of the rapidly deteriorating health of Mr Julian Assange and the possibility that he could die in a UK prison. Our open letter received worldwide media coverage and countless letters of support from medical doctors and others around the world.

Amongst other credible sources, our letter quoted Professor Nils Melzer, the United…

To: Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs, the Hon Marise Payne
CC: Shadow Minister for Foreign Affairs, the Hon Penny Wong
Prime Minister of Australia, the Hon Scott Morrison
Leader of the Opposition, the Hon Anthony Albanese

16 December 2019

Dear Minister,


We, the undersigned medical doctors, wrote to the UK Home Secretary on 22 November 2019, and to the Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State for Justice on 4 December 2019, expressing our serious and unanimous concerns that an Australian citizen, Mr Julian Assange, is at risk of death due to the conditions…

Offener Brief an den britischen Innenminister Priti Patel und den Schatten-Innenminister Diane Abbott

Von Ärzten für Assange, Medium, 25. November 2019

Wir schreiben diesen offenen Brief, um als Ärzte unsere ernsthaften Bedenken hinsichtlich der körperlichen und seelischen Gesundheit von Julian Assange zum Ausdruck zu bringen. Auslöser unserer beruflichen Bedenken war die Veröffentlichung der erschütternden Augenzeugenberichte von Craig Murray und John Pilger über die Anhörung vom Montag, den 21. Oktober 2019, vor dem Westminster Magistrates Court. …

Lettre ouverte à la ministre britannique de l’Intérieur Priti Patel et à la ministre fantôme de l’Intérieur Diane Abbott

Par des Médecins pour Assange, Medium, 25 novembre 2019

Nous écrivons cette lettre ouverte, en tant que médecins, pour exprimer nos graves préoccupations concernant la santé physique et mentale de Julian Assange. Nos préoccupations professionnelles font suite à la publication récente des témoignages poignants de Craig Murray et John Pilger lors de l’audience sur la gestion de l’affaire le lundi 21 octobre 2019 au tribunal de première instance de Westminster. L’audience concernait celle à venir, en février 2020, sur la demande d’extradition de M. …

Open letter to the UK Home Secretary and Shadow Home Secretary

22 November 2019

We write this open letter, as medical doctors, to express our serious concerns about the physical and mental health of Julian Assange. Our professional concerns follow publication recently of the harrowing eyewitness accounts of Craig Murray and John Pilger of the case management hearing on Monday 21 October 2019 at Westminster Magistrates Court. The hearing related to the upcoming February 2020 hearing of the request by the US government for Mr Assange’s extradition to the US in relation to his work as a publisher of information, including information about alleged crimes of the US government.

Our concerns…

Doctors for Assange

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