Foreign Office 'remain committed' to extradite Assange

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Under our law, with Mr Assange having exhausted all options of appeal UK authorities are under binding obligation to extradite him to Sweden

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We shall carry out that obligation. The Ecuadorian Government's decision this afternoon does not change that. #Assange

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We remain committed to a negotiated solution that allows us to carry out our obligations under the Extradition Act. #Assange

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Assange sees year in embassy

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has told Ecuadorian television he expects to wait up to a year for a deal to allow him to walk free from the country's embassy in London.