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27 March, 2018 1:21 PM UK minister: “miserable little worm” Assange should turn himself in

Julian Assange was called a “miserable little worm” on Tuesday by a junior British foreign affairs minister who said the WikiLeaks founder should leave the Ecuadorean embassy in London and give himself up to British justice. Assange has been living inside the embassy since June 2012, when he entered the building to avoid extradition to Sweden to face questioning 88

11 January, 2018 5:06 PM Ecuador grants citizenship to WikiLeaks founder Assange

Julian Assange has been sheltering at its London embassy for five years Ecuador has granted citizenship to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who has been sheltering at its London embassy for five years to avoid arrest, Foreign Minister Maria Fernanda Espinosa announced Thursday. Espinosa told a press conference in Quito that Assange, an Australian, became 60

11 January, 2018 4:47 PM Ecuador gives Assange citizenship, seeks solution with Britain

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was “naturalised” as an Ecuadorean on December 12, at his request, Ecuador’s foreign minister said on Thursday, adding that she was seeking a “dignified” solution to his situation with Britain. Britain said earlier on Thursday it had refused a request by Ecuador for Mr. Assange to be given diplomatic status, a spokesman 26

19 May, 2017 5:25 PM Julian Assange: Battle not over, can’t forgive ‘unjust detention’ on rape charges

Sweden’s top prosecutor dropped an investigation into a rape claim against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange after almost seven years Stockholm: Sweden’s top prosecutor on Friday dropped an investigation into a rape claim against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange after almost seven years, saying that’s because there’s no possibility of arresting him “in the foreseeable 122

19 May, 2017 5:25 PM Assange calls Swedens dropping of probe important victory

London, May 19 (PTI) Wikileaks founder Julian Assange today hailed Swedens decision to drop its rape investigation against him as an "important victory" even as he attacked the countrys authorities for detaining him for seven years without charge. Assange, who appeared on the balcony of his Ecuadorean embassy hideout in London this evening, said he will not "forgive" 105

19 May, 2017 4:17 PM Rape charges dropped but Assange faces arrest in Britain

It is not yet freedom for WikiLeaks founder, Julian Assange. Although, Swedish prosecutors said Friday they had dropped an investigation over a rape allegation, British police said he would be arrested if he left the Ecuadorean embassy in London where he has been holed up since 2012. Assange, 45, took refuge in the embassy to avoid extradition to Sweden 56

19 May, 2017 4:17 PM WikiLeaks: 5 things you must know

WikiLeaks has been making headlines for more than a decade by releasing millions of classified documents and embarrassing governments worldwide Paris: WikiLeaks has been making headlines for more than a decade by releasing millions of classified documents, embarrassing governments worldwide while also raising fears that its activities may have put lives 121

19 May, 2017 2:57 PM Julian Assange says will not forgive or forget after Sweden drops investigation

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said on Friday he would not forgive or forget those behind a long-running Swedish rape investigation that he said had prevented him seeing his children while they grew up.   London: WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said on Friday he would not forgive or forget those behind a long-running Swedish rape investigation that he said had prevented 50

19 May, 2017 1:17 PM Where now for Julian Assange?

Promote your Business on Economictimes.com for free and reach out to millions of potential Customers LONDON: Prison time in Britain? Extradition to the United States? Another five years in Ecuador's London embassy? WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's future could now follow many different paths. Swedish prosecutors on Friday said they were dropping a rape investigation 82

19 May, 2017 1:17 PM Scotland Yard will arrest Assange if he leaves UK hideout

LONDON: Scotland Yard will arrest WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange if he leaves the Ecuadorean embassy in London despite Sweden dropping a rape investigation against him, British police said on Friday. He is now wanted in London on the lesser charge of skipping bail and failing to surrender to a court. The Metropolitan Police (MPS) statement came as it emerged 90