Worldwide vigils and rallies tomorrow to defend Julian Assange

On Tuesday, supporters of WikiLeaks will hold demonstrations in Australia, Britain, the United States, Sri Lanka, and India to demand the freedom of journalist Julian Assange, who has been effectively imprisoned in the Ecuadorian embassy in London for six years.

SEP (UK) Assistant National Secretary Julie Hyland will speak in London, UK and SEP National Secretary James Cogan will speak in Melbourne, Australia. The World Socialist Web Site urges its readers to attend a vigil near them and to join the campaign for Assange’s freedom!

Melbourne, Australia
June 19, 12-2 p.m.
Outside the British Consulate, 90 Collins Street, CBD
Speakers will include SEP (Australia) National Secretary James Cogan Facebook Page

London, UK
June 19, 6-8 p.m.
Ecuadorian Embassy, No 3 Hans Crescent, Knightsbridge
Speakers will include SEP (UK) Assistant National Secretary Julie Hyland Facebook Page

Tamil Nadu, India
June 19, 5 p.m.
Sriperumbudur Bus Terminal

Colombo, Sri Lanka
June 19, 4 p.m.
Fort Railway Station in central Colombo

Los Angeles, California
June 19, 2-8 p.m.
UK and Australian Consulate, 2029 Century Park East Facebook Page

New York, New York
June 19, 2-8 p.m.
UK Consulate, 845 Third Ave, between 51st and 52nd in Manhattan

San Diego, California
June 19, 4-7 p.m.
Balboa Park by Lily Pond

Washington, DC
June 19, 11 a.m.
Lafayette Park opposite the White House

Washington, DC
June 19, 2-8 p.m.
British Embassy, 3100 Massachusetts Ave, NW Facebook Page

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