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To understand why the UK’s handling of the Assange asylum case has provoked such a strong reaction in the global public, we need to go back in time – way back.

Over the last few days, one of the underlying questions in the Assange asylum has been if the frequently quoted 1987 UK Diplomatic and Consular


What is the difference between diplomatic, territorial and political asylums?

While the world is talking WikiLeaks, I cannot fail to think: what if even more classified information is compromised? Is technology failing us?

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