Assange fathered 2 children while hiding in embassy, alleged partner claims in video
Morris, a Swedish national living in Britain, says she is worried about Assange as the coronavirus pandemic spreads in prison populations, according to the Daily Mail. Morris said Assange’s health is already precarious because of a lung condition as well as mental health challenges after extended isolation, the group reported.
“I feel like Julian’s life might be coming to an end,” a woman identifying herself as Morris says in the video.
The Daily Mail writes that “it is understood” that Morris and Assange were able to hide their relationship and children from the authorities who granted Assange shelter, even as the fugitive faced intense surveillance. The Ecuadoran Embassy did not immediately respond to The Washington Post’s inquiries Saturday, nor did WikiLeaks or a lawyer for Assange.
Morris says in the video that she fell in love with Assange after meeting him in 2011 and joining his international legal team, which led her to spend “almost every single day” in the embassy.
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[Source: Washington Post]