Julian Assange

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange speaks from the balcony of the Ecuadorian Embassy in London on 2016. He has sought asylum there since 2012, when Sweden filed an extradition request on the allegation of rape — an allegation Swedish prosecutors said Friday they are dropping.
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The WikiLeaks founder has been at the Ecuadorean Embassy in London to avoid extradition. Swedish prosecutors halted the probe, but London police quickly said they'd still enforce their arrest warrant.
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