Swedish prosecutors drop Assange rape investigation

Swedish prosecutors drop Assange rape investigation

Swedish prosecutors drop Assange rape investigation

Updated 20 May 2017, 9:00 AEST

Prosecutors in Sweden drop a rape investigation into Wikileaks founder Julian Assange after seven years.

Julian Assange is relieved that Swedish prosecutors have dropped a rape investigation, says Wikileaks lawyer Melinda Taylor, but his ordeal isn't over.