WikiLeaks’ founder Julian Assange leaves Westminster Magistrates Court in London on Jan 13, 2020. [Photo/Agencies]

LONDON – WikiLeaks’ founder Julian Assange was denied bail on Wednesday by a British court.

“I am satisfied that there are substantial grounds for believing that if Mr Assange is released today he would fail to surrender to court to face the appeal proceedings,” Judge Vanessa Baraitser said.

Reuters