Dec 10, 2021 • 1HR 7M

Reacting To Assange Verdict With UN Special Rapporteur on Torture Nils Melzer

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Nils Melzer responds to the Julian Assange verdict on a special Useful Idiots Livestream. Nils Melzer is the UN Special Rapporteur on Torture; Human Rights Chair, Geneva Academy; Professor of International Law, University of Glasgow; Vice-President IIHL, and the author of The Trial of Julian Assange (

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