V. Arun Kumar
Assange was arrested from the Ecuadorian embassy after the country withdrew the political asylum it had granted him in 2012. Assange, along with former US soldier and whistleblower Chelsea Elizabeth Manning, exposed American war crimes in Iraq and Afghanistan
The 82 year-old President’s regime had been marked by increasing social inequality and rising unemployment due to the neoliberal economic reforms.
The international assembly was attended by around 500 delegates from five continents, representing 181 people’s movements and organizations.
Images form the march in Caracas, where tens of thousands of Venezuelans joined President Nicolas Maduro to denounce the US backed aggression.
Neither the US economic sanctions nor the threats of military intervention in Venezuela can deter the revolutionary will of the people, inspired by the legacy of Simon Bolivar, the liberator of Venezuela