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UK police say WikiLeaks' Assange will be arrested if he leaves Ecuador's embassy

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LONDON British police said WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange would still be arrested if he leaves the Ecuadorean embassy in London after Swedish prosecutors said on Friday they would drop a preliminary investigation into an allegation of rape against him.

Pamela Anderson and Lady Gaga rally to cause of Julian Assange

"Baywatch" actress Pamela Anderson retweeted a smiling selfie of Julian Assange on Friday after Sweden dropped its investigation into the Wikileaks founder, reviving intrigue around the couple's rumored romance.

Entertainment, World May 19 2017

Assange hails victory after Sweden drops probe, says prepared to end impasse

STOCKHOLM/LONDON Swedish prosecutors dropped an investigation of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Friday over a rape allegation, but British police said he would still be arrested if he left the Ecuadorean embassy in London where he has been holed up for five years. | Video

May 19 2017

Assange says ready to talk to UK and U.S. after Sweden case dropped

LONDON Wikileaks' Julian Assange said on Friday he was prepared to talk to Britain and the United States after Sweden dropped a probe into an allegation of rape against him, but he defended his right to remain in Ecuador's embassy in London.

May 19 2017

Julian Assange says will not forgive or forget after Sweden drops investigation

LONDON WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said on Friday he would not forgive or forget those behind a long-running Swedish rape investigation that he said had prevented him seeing his children while they grew up.

May 19 2017

Timeline: Swedish prosecutors drop Assange rape probe

Swedish prosecutors have dropped an investigation of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange over a rape allegation, but British police said he would still be arrested if he left the Ecuadorean embassy in London where he has been holed up.

Iraq May 19 2017

Manning leaves U.S. prison seven years after giving secrets to WikiLeaks

LEAVENWORTH, Kan. Chelsea Manning walked out of a U.S. military prison on Wednesday, seven years after being arrested for passing secrets to WikiLeaks in the largest breach of classified information in U.S. history.

U.S., May 17 2017

Wednesday Morning Briefing

U.S. President Donald Trump asked then-FBI Director James Comey to end the agency's investigation into ties between former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn and Russia, according to a source who has seen a memo written by Comey. “I hope you can let this go,” Trump told Comey, according to a source familiar with the contents of the memo. Comey wrote the memo after he met in the Oval Office with Trump, the day after the Republican president fired Flynn on Feb. 14 for misleading V

Assange lawyer asks Swedish court to tear up detention order

STOCKHOLM Julian Assange's lawyer has requested a Swedish court rescind a detention order against the WikiLeaks founder over an alleged rape and allow him to go to Ecuador to be safe from extradition to the United States.

World, May 03 2017

German chancellery investigated in probe into WikiLeaks sources

BERLIN Berlin's chief public prosecutor has extended an investigation into the release of a trove of documents by WikiLeaks to include the chancellery as well as the Bundestag lower house of parliament, broadcaster NDR said on Thursday.

World, Apr 20 2017

Indepth

A sign is seen outside the United States embassy in central London, November 29, 2010.  REUTERS/Andrew Winning
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WikiLeaks shows range of intel gathering

From African leaders' credit card numbers to the friendships of British politicians, the WikiLeaks cables show U.S. diplomats left no stone unturned in efforts to gather information on friends as well as foes.  Full Article