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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.

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Ecuador wants to agree Assange 'compromise' with UK government

We would very much like the Foreign Office to send a formal letter saying the embassy is not going to be invaded. That would be very much preferred, so that conversations can be re-started.

We are willing to achieve a compromise. There is space for an agreement which satisfies all parties. Ecuador has been reasonable and will continue to be reasonable. We think things can be solved.

– Ecuadorian official

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