Jose Valencia, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ecuador has stated that the WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange should surrender to UK authorities.
WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange Should Surrender to UK Authorities: Ecuadorian FM
STEPANAKERT, JANUARY 11, ARTSAKHPRESS: "We see two options for Mr Assange: to remain for an indefinite period at the embassy or to surrender. And this option, we believe, is the most positive for him," Valencia mentioned, armedia.am reported.
Assange has been living in the Ecuadorian embassy in London since 2012. He will be arrested if he steps out of the embassy’s premises. According to RIA Novosti, Ecuador has spent at least five million dollars for Assange’s security during his stay at the embassy.