UK PM May says Assange arrest shows no one above the law
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British Prime Minister Theresa May welcomed the arrest of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Thursday (April 11) and said it showed that no one was above the law.
Assange was arrested by British police and carried out of the Ecuadorian embassy after his South American hosts abruptly revoked his seven-year asylum, paving the way for his possible extradition to the United States.
The ruling by the Uppsala District Court is a setback for prosecutors who were hoping to issue a European Arrest Warrant for Assange and request his extradition from the United Kingdom to Sweden. The..
According to Reuters The Swedish prosecutor heading an investigation into a rape allegation against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange filed a request with a local court on Monday for him to be detained..