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|Assange's website, WikiLeaks, angered the US administration in 2010 by publishing secret US diplomatic cables. 'I genuinely believe, and I know him well, that he fears for his life,' said Vaughan Smith, founder of a now defunct TV news agency, who hosted Assange at his country mansion for 13 months after Assange was freed on bail in December 2010. 'He fears that if he goes to Sweden he'll be sent to America and you only have to look at the treatment of Bradley Manning by the Americans to fell that he's right to be fearful,' Smith told the BBC.|
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