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Ecuador says mediation with Britain over Assange has failed


QUITO Ecuador blamed Britain on Friday for upending its efforts to mediate a solution for Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, who has lived in the Ecuadorean embassy in London since June 2012 to avoid extradition.

UK judge refuses to stop legal action against WikiLeaks' Assange

LONDON A British judge refused on Tuesday to halt legal proceedings against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange for jumping bail and fleeing to the Ecuadorean embassy in London in June 2012. | Video

World, Feb 13 2018

WikiLeaks founder Assange says he has three months to appeal UK ruling

LONDON WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said on Tuesday he had three months to appeal against a British court ruling that means he still faces arrest for breach of bail conditions if he steps out of the Ecuadorean embassy in London.

World, Feb 13 2018

Judge to rule on Assange's bid to escape legal action in Britain

LONDON WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will hear on Tuesday whether his legal bid to halt action against him for breaching bail has been successful, in a ruling that could pave the way for him to leave the Ecuadorean embassy in London. | Video

World, Feb 13 2018

Could Julian Assange be on brink of freedom?

LONDON A London court will rule on Tuesday whether it would be in the interests of justice to pursue action against WikiLeaks' founder Julian Assange for failing to surrender to bail back in 2012.

World, United Nations, Feb 12 2018

Court to rule next week on new bid by Assange to have UK case dropped

LONDON Wikileaks founder Julian Assange lost one legal bid to have a UK arrest warrant against him quashed on Tuesday but immediately launched another, to have the British authorities halt any action against him on public interest grounds. | Video

World, United Nations Feb 06 2018

Judge to rule Feb. 13 on whether UK should drop action against Assange

LONDON A British judge said on Tuesday she will rule on Feb. 13 on an attempt by Wikileaks founder Julian Assange to have the UK authorities drop any action against him for breaching bail terms in 2012, on grounds of public interest.

World, Feb 06 2018

British judge to decide next month on Assange's bid for possible freedom

LONDON WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, holed up in the Ecuadorean Embassy in London for over five years because he fears extradition to the United States, will learn next month if he has succeeded in having a warrant for his arrest dropped.

World, Jan 26 2018

Ecuador gives Assange citizenship, seeks end to embassy stay

QUITO/LONDON Ecuador has given citizenship to Julian Assange as part of its efforts to allow the WikiLeaks founder to leave the country’s London embassy where he has been holed up for more than five years. | Video

World, Jan 11 2018

Assange appears in Ecuador database, spurring citizenship speculation

QUITO WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's name has appeared in an Ecuadorean government database of citizen identification numbers, fuelling speculation that he may have received citizenship from the Andean country.

World, Jan 10 2018