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Submission + - Wikileaks founder arrested by British police

An anonymous reader writes: Julian Assange, the founder of Wikileaks, was arrested on Tuesday in relation to a Swedish sex-crime case, the London Metropolitan Police said. Interpol, the international police agency, had issued a 'red notice' last week for Assange, who had been hiding out in an undisclosed location till recently. The notice is not equivalent of an arrest warrant, but he was charged with sex crimes and was put on the 'wanted' list.

Submission + - Julian Assange is arrested in the UK (

An anonymous reader writes: Julian Assange was arrested this morning at 9:30 when he reported to a police station in London.

Was this all the USA wanted after excreting so much political pressure?
My bat is that he will be flown to Sweden with an overstep of 40 years in Guantanamo.
Now just pray the yanks wont kill him before he gets a chance at a fair trial.

Submission + - Assange arrested (

An anonymous reader writes: Assange has now been arrested.

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