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Julian Assange rape inquiry dropped but arrest in UK still possible - live

As Sweden drops investigation, Met police say WikiLeaks founder still faces arrest for breaching bail conditions on entering Ecuadorian embassyNews story: Swedish prosecutors drop Assange rape investigationTimeline: Julian Assange and Sweden’s prosecutors 1.11pm BST Glenn Greenwald, the former Guardian journalist who worked with NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden, points out that Assange is far from free. 1.03pm BST The Crown Prosecution Service has confirmed to the Guardian that the European arrest warrant against Assange has been dropped after Sweden’s request. Continue reading......

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Published By: theguardian.com - Friday, 19 May