WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who has been holed up at Ecuador's London embassy for five months, has a lung condition that could get worse, the South American country's envoy to Britain said Wednesday.
"He has a chronic lung condition that could worsen at any time," Ambassador Ana Alban told reporters ahead of an annual gathering of Ecuador's diplomatic corps with President Rafael Correa in Quito.
Wikileak's founder Julian Assange looks on at the media and his supporters from the balcony of the Ecuadorian Embassy in London on Aug 19, 2012. (AFP Photo)
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