OAS meeting on UK threats against Ecuador, Police plans to arrest Assange revealed

Tweets from an OAS meeting held on August 24, 2012 in Washington DC to discuss the UK's threat to storm the Ecuadorian Embassy in London and arrest Julian Assange. Meanwhile, photographs of the Metropolitan Police's plans to arrest Mr Assange were revealed.
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OAS meeting on UK threats against Ecuador begins momentarily. Streams in English, Spanish, French, Portuguese. http://t.co/CodRm24S
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Now beginning 27th meeting of consultation of the OAS. #Assange http://t.co/ynZ9VidL
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Representatives of all 34 delegations of the OAS are present. Members will now elect meeting president. http://t.co/CodRm24S
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Secretariat has just informed OAS president that 34 delegations have registered and are represented; 23 ministers required to hold session.
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IMPORTANT: Photographer captures Metropolitan Police document which appears to show plans on how to arrest #Assange. http://t.co/vfwp5XRG
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Delegate from Mexico: Proposes that FM Rafael Roncagliolo from Peru chair this meeting of Foreign Ministers. http://t.co/CodRm24S
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OAS meeting of Foreign Ministers: Perú's FM Roncagliolo now assumes the chair and will preside over this meeting. http://t.co/CodRm24S
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OAS meeting Chairman, FM Roncagliolo: We now move to elect the vice president of this meeting. Columbia has the floor. http://t.co/CodRm24S
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Colombia nominates Guayana's Minister of Foreign Affairs Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett as VP, Nicaragua seconds nomination. http://t.co/CodRm24S
Hanna Jonasson @AssangeLegal
WATCH: live stream Organization of American States / Organización de Estados Americanos meeting to discuss UK threat http://t.co/5KkKZZJv
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Guayana's Minister of Foreign Affairs Carolyn Rodrigues-Birkett will serve as Vice President of this meeting. http://t.co/CodRm24S
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Now considering the draft agenda of this meeting of Foreign Ministers as proposed by the Permanent Council of the OAS. http://t.co/ZJP0VJBn
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OAS meeting of Foreign Ministers draft agenda text here: http://t.co/F0g0rdB8
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SECRET police docs show cops told to arrest Assange "under all circumstances", including breaking diplomatic immunity http://t.co/baa9FJYn
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OAS meeting president: Today's meeting will finish before 4pm US Eastern Standard Time.
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The plenary session of the 27th meeting of consultation of Ministers of Foreign Affairs is now open. Each delegate will have 8 minutes.
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Ecuador has the floor and will address Julian #Assange's asylum request, and the 15th August written threat against Ecuador.
Hanna Jonasson @AssangeLegal
OAS/OEA: @RicardoPatinoEC first person to intervene in plenary session. Watch it live here: http://t.co/5KkKZZJv #wikileaks #assange #svpol
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Ecuadorian FM Patino explaining the very detailed process they took in deciding whether to give Julian #Assange asylum. http://t.co/FmeBG73f
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Delegate from Ecuador: A sovereign country has the right to act in accordance with its principles & international law. http://t.co/CodRm24S
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Ecuador FM Patino: "We may be a small country, but we are a giant in terms of dignity and our own sovereignty." LIVE: http://t.co/FmeBG73f
Hanna Jonasson @AssangeLegal
@RicardoPatinoEC: threats began a few days after #Assange entered the embassy, on 9 July - verbal threats to mission, staff
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Delegate from Ecuador: UK threats began on 9 july, only a few days after #Assange entered the Ecuadorean Embassy. http://t.co/CodRm24S
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Asylum was not a hasty decision; there was very careful & deliberate review of intl conventions on right of asylum & threats to Assange
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Delegate from Ecuador recalls William Hague's defense of the inviolability of Embassies last year. http://t.co/Bel363HK
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