Sweden drops Julian Assange rape investigation

Sweden drops Julian Assange rape investigation

Sweden drops Julian Assange rape investigation

"[Prosecutors] were convinced as I have been all the time", said Samuelson.

Sweden's Director of Public Prosecutions Marianne Ny said on Friday she had made a decision to "discontinue" the investigation into an alleged sex offence.

According to a message from WikiLeaks on the social network twitter, the United Kingdom refuses to "confirm or deny" if it already received a USA demand for the extradition of Assange.

Assange also lambasted the United Kingdom police who said they would still arrest him if he came out of the Ecuadorian embassy because he had broken his conditions for bail by not surrendering himself to police.

"Westminster Magistrates' Court issued a warrant for the arrest of Julian Assange following him failing to surrender to the court on the 29 June 2012".

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The former computer hacker enraged Washington by publishing hundreds of thousands of secret USA diplomatic cables that laid bare often highly critical US appraisals of world leaders from Russian President Vladimir Putin to the Saudi royal family.

"But let us understand, while today was an important victory, and important vindication, the road is far from over".

Manning was released on Wednesday after spending seven years in a US military prison for passing the documents to WikiLeaks.

When asked about the possibility of legal action against Mr Assange, Prime Minister Theresa May said that it was a matter for the police.

Ecuador's decision to grant Assange political asylum in its embassy in London almost five years ago, shielding him from extradition, Ny said, had also made it impossible for her to formally notify the Australian of the charges against him.

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Ecuador's government welcomed the decision by Sweden, but said it was long overdue.

November 14-15 - Assange is interviewed at the Ecuadorian embassy in London.

"I will take on the responsibility of inviting Mr. Assange to leave the Ecuadorean embassy at the latest 30 days after the start of our government", Lasso told Reuters back in February.

He also says he would be "happy" to discuss the case with the U.S. Department of Justice despite U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions saying that arresting Assange is a priority.

American officials have previously stated they would try a "very serious criminal investigation" against Assange and WikiLeaks for leaking large volumes of classified documents online, including those related to the Iraq and Afghanistan wars. "The UK says it will arrest me, regardless". Wikileaks also published leaked emails from the Democratic National Convention during the recent US presidential election.

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U.S. intelligence agencies have concluded Russian Federation was behind the hacking in an effort to interfere with the American political process, damage Mrs Clinton's campaign and help Republican Donald Trump win the White House.

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