Sweden drops rape investigation into Wikileaks founder, Julian Assange
Tuesday, 19 November 2019 Sweden has dropped an investigation into Wikileaks founder, Julian Assange, on allegations of suspected rape. In a statement today the country’s prosecution authority said the evidence has “weakened considerably” in the almost a decade that’s elapsed since the events in question. “I would like to emphasise that the injured party has submitted a credible and […]
An investigation into rape-related allegations involving WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been discontinued, a Swedish prosecutor said. Deputy chief prosecutor Eva-Marie Persson spoke on Tuesday as she gave an update on the Swedish case.