Julian Assange at a news conference at the Ecuadorean embassy in London in 2014. Photo: Reuters

US submits extradition request for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, official says

  • Assange faces 18-count indictment accusing him of soliciting and publishing classified information and helping crack a Pentagon computer password
  • He was evicted on April 11 from the Ecuadorean embassy in London, where he had been holed up since 2012
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Julian Assange at a news conference at the Ecuadorean embassy in London in 2014. Photo: Reuters
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