Before Julian Assange put himself in the Ecuador Embassy in London he would have been looking for a shelter in Russia.
According to the Associated Press, on November 30, 2010, the founder of WikiLeaks sent a letter to the Russian consulate in London requesting a visa.
"I gave Julian Arsenge the power to deposit and collect my passport to get my visa to my friend Israel · Shamir AP is a letter on how Asanji avoids arrest I got other documents (bank account, phone number, airline ticket etc.) It is not possible to verify whether the document is actual or modified.
Shamir told the AP that he had memory problems and did not remember sending Assange's letter to the Russian consulate or Russian consulate. Get a visa.
WikiLeaks Editing statements on Twitter On Monday 'said President Assan never asked for such a visa or wrote a document.'