WikiLeaks founder will undergo interrogation by Swedish investigator
- 11.08.2016, 20:45,
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Founder of the site WikiLeaks Julian Assange will be interrogated by Swedish investigator in the next few days. The questioning will take place in the building of the Embassy of Ecuador in London. Currently, Ecuador and Sweden agree PGO interrogation date, reported on Thursday, August 11, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Quito.
Interrogation of Julian Assange will be held in Ecuador's embassy in London. Swedish authorities want to question its jurisprudence in the case of rape, which accused the founder of the site WikiLeaks.
Swedish authorities want to question the jurisprudence Julian Assange over allegations of rape brought against him in 2010, a resident of Sweden. On this basis, Europol wrote a pan-European arrest warrant for Assange. WikiLeaks founder has denied the charges, calling them politically motivated. On Tuesday, August 9, he filed an appeal against the District Court in Sweden supported the decision of Europol.
Julian Assange took refuge in Ecuador's embassy in London in June 2012, while trying to avoid extradition to Sweden. He fears that Stockholm, in turn, will give it the United States, where WikiLeaks founder accused of espionage for publishing revealing classified material and on its website. In the case of confirmation of his guilt Assange could be sentenced to life imprisonment or the death penalty.