Double standards from Ecuador

The Guardian reports:

Ecuador has confirmed that it cut off internet access to , the founder of the whistleblowing site , stating it believed he was using it to interfere in the US presidential election.

The move followed a raft of leaked emails published byWikiLeaks, including some from the Democratic National Committee (DNC) released just before the party’s convention in July, and more recently a cache of emails from the account of Hillary Clinton campaign adviser John Podesta.

On Tuesday, officials released a statement saying that the government of Ecuador “respects the principle of non-intervention in the internal affairs of other states” and had cut off the internet access available to Assange because “in recent weeks, WikiLeaks has published a wealth of documents, impacting on the US election campaign”.

What a load of crap.

Assange tried to intervene in the internal affairs of New Zealand by taking part in Kim Dotcom’s “Moment of Truth”. Did do anything then? No.

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