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Icelandic MP: Assange Attended US Embassy Party

wikileaks-logoMP for The Movement Birgitta Jónsdóttir told British online news media First Post that she invited Wikileaks founder Julian Assange to join her at a cocktail party at the US Embassy in Reykjavík in December 2009.

However, Assange ended up going alone and had a chat with Sam Watson, who was the substitute of the US Ambassador to Iceland at the time, Fréttabladid reports.

Jónsdóttir said Assange had told her that he had had a good time at the party—at the same time Wikileaks obtained access to confidential reports from the US Embassy to Iceland which are appearing on the organization’s website these days.

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