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Last Updated : Nov 19, 2019 06:58 PM IST | Source: Moneycontrol.com

Sweden says it is dropping Julian Assange rape investigation

The 48 year-old Australian citizen has repeatedly denied the allegation against him, made in 2010

A Swedish prosecutor said on November 19 she would not proceed with an investigation into an allegation of rape against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange after a review of the evidence.

"I'm holding this press conference to inform you I'm discontinuing the preliminary investigation"," Deputy Chief Prosecutor Eva-Marie Persson said.

The 48 year-old Australian citizen has repeatedly denied the allegation against him, made in 2010.

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First Published on Nov 19, 2019 06:47 pm
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