Ecuador upbeat about deal to end Assange standoff




 
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Ecuador upbeat about deal to end Assange standoff
 
August 29th, 2012  
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Ecuador upbeat about deal to end Assange standoff
QUITO (Reuters) - Talks have resumed between Ecuador and Britain over the fate of WikiLeaks' founder Julian Assange, and Ecuador's government said on Wednesday it was optimistic of a deal that would prevent him being extradited to the United States. Assange has been in hiding at Ecuador's embassy in London for more than two months, seeking to avoid being sent to Sweden for questioning over rape and sexual assault allegations -- and triggering a diplomatic stand-off that now looks to be easing. "I'm convinced we'll find a way out ... ...




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