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    Ecuador Assange's tower in London

    euronews (in English)

    by euronews (in English)

    The standoff with Julian Assange given asylum by Ecuador in its London embassy looks likely to drag on. No one is backing down.

    The free-speech advocate made a statement from the embassy's balcony, so the British police could not arrest him. He fears extradition to Sweden and being handed over to the US.