Julian Assange arrested by cops and removed from Ecuadorian Embassy in London.
Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange arrested after seven years in Ecuador’s embassy in London, UK police say.
Julian Assange has been arrested by officers from the Metropolitan Police Service and has been removed from the Ecuadorian embassy.
WikiLeaks has accused Ecuador of illegally terminating Assange’s political asylum in violation of international law, leading to his arrest by the UK authorities.
Ecuador has illegally terminated Assange political asylum in violation of international law. He was arrested by the British police inside the Ecuadorian embassy minutes ago tweet said.
Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has been arrested in London by UK police. He was under suspicions for sex crimes in Sweden but prosecutors dropped the case. In theory, it could be re-opened until the statute of limitations ends in 2020. But only if Assange sets foot in Sweden. reports Radio Sweden