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As Eleven Nations Pledge Support, Robin Hood Tax Gains Foothold in Europe
'It is a matter of social justice. It is time that those who caused the financial crisis help fix it.'
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Ecuador Offers UK Compromise Over Sending Assange to Sweden
Ecuador has asked the British Foreign Office if Julian Assange could be sent to face accusations in Sweden while remaining under its protection. Ecuadorean Foreign Minister Ricardo Patino said Saturday that he was considering a transfer as an alternative for Assange to "remain under our protection...
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Britain Withdraws Threat to Enter Ecuador's Embassy
Britain has withdrawn a threat to enter Ecuador's embassy in London to arrest WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange who has taken refuge there, President Rafael Correa said on Sunday, taking some of the heat out of the diplomatic standoff. Speaking at a press conference on Sunday, Mr Correa said: "We...
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Ecuador: Assange Can Stay in Embassy for 'Centuries'
Ecuadoran officials stated Thursday that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange could remain inside the Ecuadoran embassy in London for "centuries" if need be, or essentially as long as he wanted. Ecuadoran officials also said that the UK should renounce its "threat" to storm the country's London embassy...
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Organization of American States to Meet Over UK's Threats to Seize Assange From Embassy
The Organization of American States (OAS) is set to meet next week over the UK's threat to storm the Ecuador's embassy in London to seize Julian Assange. OAS Secretary General José Miguel Insulza said the meeting would be about "the problem posed by the threat or warning made to Ecuador by the...
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Ecuador Grants Assange Asylum; UK Threatens to Storm Embassy
Wikileaks: Fulfillment of threat would be "hostile and extreme act"
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Ecuador's Correa: No Decision Yet on Assange Asylum Request
Earlier reporting by UK newspaper said Ecuador had made decision to grant asylum
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Ecuador Says Assange Extradition to US Would be 'Evil'
Asylum decision to come 'after Olympics'
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Famed Spanish Lawyer Baltasar Garzón to Lead Assange Legal Team
Garzon expresses grave concern for actions being taken against Wikileaks founder
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Assange Handed Extradition Notice, Requested to Return to Police Custody
On Thursday, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was served a surrender notice by London police. Police delivered the letter to the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, where Assange has been staying for over a week. Scotland Yard said they had "served a surrender notice upon a 40-year-old man that requires...
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