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Julian Assange sentenced to 50 weeks of cell in London

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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Wednesday in London, was sentenced to 50 weeks cell because he does not comply with the terms of his probation, when he in June 2012 into the Ecuadorian embassy in the British capital fled.

Assange received in 2012 asylum in the embassy. So he could avoid a court was summoned, who had to bend over a possible extradition to Sweden. Assange was accused of rape. That file has been classified.

The 47-year-old WikiLeaks founder was on 11 april, the police rounded up in the Ecuadorian embassy in London. The same day he was already found guilty of violating the terms of his conditional release.

Thursday is Assange again for the judge expected. Then it goes on the demand for extradition to the United States. In the US, risking Assange five years in prison for computer hacking. He would therefore have conspired with klokkenluidster Chelsea Manning.

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