(Reuters) - WikiLeaks' founder Julian Assange has asked for political asylum in Ecuador and officials in the South American nation are considering his request, its foreign minister said on Tuesday.
WikiLeaks' founder Julian Assange
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"Ecuador is studying and analyzing the request," Foreign Minister Ricardo Patino told reporters in Quito.
I said years ago, if I was Assange I'd have gotten well away from Europe and sought asylum in Pyongyang...