WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. Photo: Reuters

‘New questioning required’: Sweden to reopen rape investigation against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange

  • The state prosecutor said the country would continue a preliminary investigation that was dropped in 2017 after he took refuge in the Ecuadorean embassy in London
  • Assange’s Swedish lawyer said he was ‘surprised’ by the move, and WikiLeaks’ editor-in-chief said the development gave Assange a chance to ‘prove his innocence’
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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. Photo: Reuters
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