Friday, May 19, 2017

Sweden Drops Rape Investigation Into WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange

BBC: Julian Assange defiant as Sweden drops rape investigation

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has said he will not forgive and forget attempts to arrest him over rape allegations which led him to seek asylum in Ecuador's London embassy.

Hailing an "important victory", he said he was prepared for dialogue with the US and UK authorities.

Mr Assange, 45, is wanted in the US over the leaking of military and diplomatic documents.

Sweden said on Friday it had decided to drop its rape investigation.

Meanwhile Ecuador urged the UK to allow him safe passage out of the country.

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1 comment:

Aizino Smith said...

Another example of justice delayed is justice denied.