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BBC Look-Ahead: Julian Assange Extradition Trial Begins

By Lauren Gilger
Published: Tuesday, September 8, 2020 - 11:11am

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Julian Assange, the founder of WikiLeaks, begins extradition hearings in a London court this week. If he does get extradited, Assange faces up to 175 years in prison in the U.S.

Elsewhere, France and Spain are seeing exponential rises in new COVID-19 cases, and England isn't far behind. And flooding puts ancient African pyramids in danger.

For a look at some of this week's key international stories, The Show spoke with the BBC’s Rob Hugh-Jones.

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