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Rape inquiry dropped, WikiLeaks' Assange remains in embassy - ABC News

Rape inquiry dropped, WikiLeaks' Assange remains in embassyABC NewsA cat dressed in a collar and tie looks out from a window of the Ecuadorian embassy in London, Friday May 19, 2017. Sweden's top prosecutor says she is dropping an investigation into a rape claim against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange after almost ...and more »

Sweden drops rape charges against Julian Assange — but not because they think he's innocent - Vox;

Sweden drops rape charges against Julian Assange — but not because they think he's innocent - Vox

VoxSweden drops rape charges against Julian Assange — but not because they think he's innocentVoxSwedish prosecutors announced today that they are dropping a years-long rape investigation against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. Assange, 45, has spent the past five years hiding out in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, sheltered both from ...and more »

With arrest unlikely, Sweden drops rape probe for WikiLeaks' Julian Assange - Colorado Springs Gazette

With arrest unlikely, Sweden drops rape probe for WikiLeaks' Julian AssangeColorado Springs GazetteSTOCKHOLM — 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 future.".and more »

M.I.A. Pens Impassioned Julian Assange Defense: “You Should Thank Him” - Pitchfork;

M.I.A. Pens Impassioned Julian Assange Defense: “You Should Thank Him” - Pitchfork

PitchforkM.I.A. Pens Impassioned Julian Assange Defense: “You Should Thank Him”PitchforkThis morning, the Swedish government announced that it would drop its investigation into Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, who was accused of raping two women in 2010. Since 2012, Assange has taken refuge inside the Ecuadorean Embassy in London.and more »

Assange claims victory after Sweden drops rape probe - Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)

Assange claims victory after Sweden drops rape probeCapital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)By AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE, London, United Kingdom, May 19 – Julian Assange claimed victory Friday after Swedish prosecutors dropped a seven-year rape allegation against the WikiLeaks founder, but insisted the “proper war” over his future was only ...and more »

Julian Assange's future far from clear despite dropping of Sweden inquiry - The Guardian;

Julian Assange's future far from clear despite dropping of Sweden inquiry - The Guardian

The GuardianJulian Assange's future far from clear despite dropping of Sweden inquiryThe GuardianSwedish prosecutors may have decided to drop their investigation into an allegation of rape against Julian Assange, but the future for the WikiLeaks founder is far from clear – and may even be more precarious.and more »

Assange says decision to drop Swedish case is an 'important victory' - Irish Independent;

Assange says decision to drop Swedish case is an 'important victory' - Irish Independent

Irish IndependentAssange says decision to drop Swedish case is an 'important victory'Irish IndependentWikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is seen on the balcony of the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, 2 WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is seen on the balcony of the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, Britain, May 19, 2017. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls Wikileaks ...and more »

Julian Assange hails 'victory' as Sweden drops probe - Stourbridge News

Julian Assange hails 'victory' as Sweden drops probeStourbridge NewsJulian Assange has signalled he will remain inside the Ecuadorian embassy in London despite the Swedish authorities suddenly dropping a seven-year investigation against him. The WikiLeaks founder made a rare appearance on the balcony of the central ...and more »

Trump and Assange's friendship may come to a quick halt as US charges loom - The Guardian;

Trump and Assange's friendship may come to a quick halt as US charges loom - The Guardian

The GuardianTrump and Assange's friendship may come to a quick halt as US charges loomThe GuardianJulian Assange speaks to the media on Friday in London, England. Photograph: Jack Taylor/Getty Images. Julian Assange. Trump and Assange's friendship may come to a quick halt as US charges loom. The president and WikiLeaks founder were partners ...and more »

Anthony Weiner pleads guilty in sexting case - Iosco County News Herald;

Anthony Weiner pleads guilty in sexting case - Iosco County News Herald

Iosco County News HeraldAnthony Weiner pleads guilty in sexting caseIosco County News HeraldFormer congressman Anthony Weiner has pleaded guilty to transmitting sexual material to a minor and could get years in prison. The judge told him he would have to register as a sex offender. (May 19). Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl ...and more »

Wikileaks' Julian Assange at Embassy Balcony: 'I Will Not Forgive And Forget'; Criticises CIA and European Union - Breitbart News;

Wikileaks' Julian Assange at Embassy Balcony: 'I Will Not Forgive And Forget'; Criticises CIA and European Union - Breitbart News

Breitbart NewsWikileaks' Julian Assange at Embassy Balcony: 'I Will Not Forgive And Forget'; Criticises CIA and European UnionBreitbart NewsWikileaks founder Julian Assange appeared on the Ecuadorian embassy balcony Friday afternoon after Sweden announced they were dropping the investigation into alleged rapes. Calling today's development an “important victory”, Mr Assange, 45, who has ...and more »

Sweden drops Rape charges against Assange - africanews;

Sweden drops Rape charges against Assange - africanews

africanewsSweden drops Rape charges against AssangeafricanewsThe Australian has always denied the allegation, but has lived in the Ecuadorean embassy in London since 2012 to avoid arrest. In a statement, Assange says he does “not forgive or forget”, claiming he has been detained without charge for 7 years. He ...and more »

Assange hails victory after Sweden drops rape probe, vows not to 'forgive or forget' - Daily Sabah;

Assange hails victory after Sweden drops rape probe, vows not to 'forgive or forget' - Daily Sabah

Daily SabahAssange hails victory after Sweden drops rape probe, vows not to 'forgive or forget'Daily SabahWikiLeaks founder Julian Assange hailed Friday's decision by Swedish prosecutors to drop a rape investigation as a victory, but claimed he was the victim of "terrible injustice." "While today was an important victory, the road is far from over ...and more »

Assange Says Ready to Talk to UK and U.S. After Sweden Case Dropped - U.S. News & World Report;

Assange Says Ready to Talk to UK and U.S. After Sweden Case Dropped - U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World ReportAssange Says Ready to Talk to UK and U.S. After Sweden Case DroppedU.S. News & World ReportWikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is seen on the balcony of the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, Britain, May 19, 2017. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls Reuters. LONDON (Reuters) - Wikileaks' Julian Assange said on Friday he was prepared to talk to Britain and ...and more »

Julian Assange after rape charges dropped: Prepare for 'war' - Fox News;

Julian Assange after rape charges dropped: Prepare for 'war' - Fox News

Fox NewsJulian Assange after rape charges dropped: Prepare for 'war'Fox NewsJulian Assange warned Friday that even though Sweden planned to drop its investigation into a rape claim against him after almost seven years, his legal ordeal was "not something that I can forgive." Assange, 45, took refuge in Ecuador's Embassy in ...and more »

Julian Assange condemns 'terrible injustice' from embassy balcony after sex case dropped - The Independent;

Julian Assange condemns 'terrible injustice' from embassy balcony after sex case dropped - The Independent

The IndependentJulian Assange condemns 'terrible injustice' from embassy balcony after sex case droppedThe IndependentWikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has condemned what he called the "terrible injustice" of the years he has spent in prison and inside the Ecuadorian embassy in London after an investigation into an allegation of rape against him was dropped. Making a ...and more »

Video of Julian Assange Speaking After Sweden Halts Rape Investigation - The Intercept;

Video of Julian Assange Speaking After Sweden Halts Rape Investigation - The Intercept

The InterceptVideo of Julian Assange Speaking After Sweden Halts Rape InvestigationThe InterceptAs my colleague Glenn Greenwald reports, Sweden's top prosecutor, Marianne Ny, said on Friday that she has “discontinued” an investigation into allegations that Julian Assange, the founder of WikiLeaks, raped a woman in Stockholm in 2010, and ...and more »

Detention, Extradition Without Charge Has Become Feature of EU - Assange - Sputnik International;

Detention, Extradition Without Charge Has Become Feature of EU - Assange - Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalDetention, Extradition Without Charge Has Become Feature of EU - AssangeSputnik InternationalWikiLeaks founder Julian Assange addressed reporters on Friday, May 19, commenting on the news that Swedish prosecutors had dropped the rape case against him. Assange has been residing in the Ecuadorian embassy in London since 2012, after taking ...and more »

Swedish prosecutors drop rape probe against Julian Assange - New Kerala

Swedish prosecutors drop rape probe against Julian AssangeNew KeralaLondon [United Kingdom], May 19 : Prosecutors in Sweden have announced that they will drop a preliminary investigation into an allegation of rape against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, bringing to an end a seven-year legal standoff.and more »

Sweden Drops Investigation Into Rape Allegations Against WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange - KTLA;

Sweden Drops Investigation Into Rape Allegations Against WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange - KTLA

KTLASweden Drops Investigation Into Rape Allegations Against WikiLeaks Founder Julian AssangeKTLASweden is dropping its investigation into WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on rape allegations, according to a prosecution statement released Friday. Wikileaks founder Julian Assange speaks from the balcony of the Ecuadorian embassy where he ...and more »