Sweden drops sex assault charges against Julian Assange

The Australian journalist and activist, who denies all allegations, still faces the more serious accusation of rape.

He sought asylum in the Ecuadorian embassy in London in 2012 to avoid extradition to Sweden, fearing he would then be sent to the US for questioning about the activities of Wikileaks.

Under Swedish law, charges cannot be laid without interviewing the suspect.

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