Baltasar Garzon celebrated the Sweden-Ecuador agreement on Assange´s rights

The Coordinator of the legal defense of the Wikileaks founder Julián Assange, Baltasar Garzon, celebrated today (December 14, 2015) Sweden´s resolution to respect the rights of his client and the agreement reached between that country and Ecuador on legal cooperation. After the...

Ecuador is pleased by Assange’s situation, according to Patiño

Foreign Minister Ricardo Patino said on March 14 that the government is “glad” by the announcement that Julian Assange’s declaration will be taken at the Embassy of Ecuador in London, but the members of the State are also “outraged” by the delay of...

Julian Assange accepts being questioned in London by Swedish justice

The founder of WikiLeaks, Julian Assange, is willing to be questioned in London by the Swedish prosecution in the case opened by four alleged sex crimes, for which he preventive detention was issued in absentia in Sweden in 2010. “He’s happy for the decision, he wants...

Appeal sent by Assange defense was accepted by Swedish court

The Swedish Supreme Court accepted this Tuesday the appeal request sent by lawyers of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who ask annul his arrest. The information published on the website of the Swedish court says the attorney general shall conduct another investigation of the...

Assange Defense requested cancellation of arrest against him

The defense of Julian Assange, presented yesterday to the Swedish Supreme Court an action for annulment of the arrest warrant for Wikileaks founder asylee in the Embassy of Ecuador in London, for an alleged sexual assault. An appeals court in Stockholm in November rejected a...

Sweden rejects at the UN the recommendation from Ecuador on Assange´s case

Sweden rejected a recommendation made by Ecuador on the Julian Assange case, according to a document known as the Universal Periodic Review (UPR), to which all UN members must undergo, which was released this Wednesday by the UN in Geneva. Ecuador recommended to Sweden to...

Justice of Sweden maintains arrest warrant against Julian Assange

The Svea Court of Appeal (Sweden) decided this Thursday to keep the remand order, issued in absentia, in 2010 against the WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, by four alleged sex crimes. The appeal rejected the the defense process by considering that this order is necessary because...

Ecuador seeks to dialogue with Sweden on Assange situation

Ecuador expressed on November 13 to Sweden “the necessity to maintain a constructive dialogue,” according to the “principles of sovereignty and independence of powers,” on the case of the WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, asylee in the Ecuadorian embassy...