NEW YORK – Ecuador‘s president says his nation and the UK are engaged on a authorized resolution for Julian Assange that may enable the Wikileaks founder to go away the Ecuadorian Embassy in London in “the medium time period.”
President Lenin Moreno advised The Related Press on Wednesday that Assange’s attorneys are conscious of the negotiations. He declined to supply extra particulars due to the sensitivity of the case.
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Assange has been holed up within the embassy for greater than six years. The well-known whistleblower and pc engineer faces an arrest warrant within the U.Okay. and fears he might be extradited to the U.S., the place high-level officers have spoken about prosecuting him for stealing categorised info.
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Moreno says his nation will search to guard Assange’s rights.