Sweden folds to U.S. pressure, reopens case against Julian Assange
Persson said at a news conference that a European Arrest Warrant would now be issued.
“Now that he has left Ecuador’s embassy, the conditions in the case have changed and…the conditions are in place once again to pursue the case.”
The inquiry has been revived at the request of the alleged victim’s lawyer. Assange denies the accusation. He is currently being held at Belmarsh prison in London.