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Extradition or asylum? Assange awaits Ecuadorian decision

Sunday, July 8, 2012



Extradition or asylum? Assange awaits Ecuadorian decision

The deadline set by the UK's highest court for Julian Assange's extradition to Sweden runs out on Saturday. The whistleblower says he won't leave the safety of the Ecuadorian embassy in London until a decision on his asylum request is made.

­Julian Assange has spent the last two and a half weeks in the Ecuadorian embassy with London police standing guard at every exit should he attempt to leave. 

On June 19 he entered the embassy and filed a request for asylum. Ecuador’s UK ambassador is personally working on the matter and even had to return home for consultations. An answer was expected to be forthcoming, but as of yet there has been none..... MORE
SourceRT.com

URL: http://www.rt.com/news/assange-extradition-ecuador-embassy-624/

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