Swedish judge upholds Julian Assange arrest warrant

A judge in Sweden has upheld an arrest warrant against the founder of the Wikileaks website, Julian Assange.

Julian Assange pictured inside the Ecuadorian embassy in London. Credit: Philip Toscano/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Mr Assange has been living in the Ecuadorian embassy in London since 2012 to avoid being extradited.

He denies allegations of sexual assault and rape against two women.