"the Investigation of Wikileaksgrundaren Julian Assange on the rape resumed, said the deputy the superior prosecutor Eva-Marie Persson."
"I have today decided to resume the investigation," she says at a press conference."
"The previous decision to close the investigation was not based on the difficulties regarding the evidence against Assange, but on the circumstances that hindered the investigation," says Persson."
"the Prosecutor will soon request Julian Assange is arrested in absentia on probable cause suspected of rape allegedly committed in August 2010. In order to be able to execute the detention, will the prosecutor to issue a so-called european arrest warrant."
"Eva-Marie Persson believes that the conditions to continue and finish the investigation."
"It is my assessment that a new questioning of Assange should be held," she says."
"they Fled into the embassy."
" I want to be clear that my decision to resume the preliminary investigation is not a position as to whether Assange should be prosecuted. So, we come back to, " she says."
"After a Visit to sweden in 2010 Julian Assange suspected of sex crimes against two women. He was arrested in his absence, and after various legal tours, he took refuge in the Ecuadorian embassy in London where he was granted asylum in 2012."
"Several of the crimes allegedly committed in Sweden preskriberades 2015 and the preliminary investigation concerning suspected rape were dropped by the prosecutor Marianne Ny in may 2017. There are considered to be some opportunities to push the investigation forward."
"But the investigation is resumed now then, the complainant's counsel Elisabeth Massi Fritz submitted a request to open the case. She did on april 11 in connection with british police arrested Assange on Ecuador's embassy."
"in Order to break the limitation period must the prosecution be raised prior to the August 17, 2020. Would the process be protracted and go over the time, the investigation to be shut down, according the prosecutor."
" we Will as far as will, of course, investigation is having to be shut down again. It is also for this reason that I begin the supplementary investigation as quickly as possible."
"the British government decide"
"TT: Can Assange in any way avoid being served brottsmisstanke?"
" As I see it, he has not any possibility to control the issue, respond Persson."
"In the day serving Assange a 50-week prison sentence in Britain, convicted of having violated borgensbestämmelser by keeping himself away in Ecuador's embassy."
"– reportedly, from the Uk, to Assange serving 25 weeks, " says Eva-Marie Persson at pressträffen."
"Even the US wants Assange extradited. In a situation of competition between a Swedish european arrest warrant and an american utlämningsbegäran, it is the british authorities who decide on the priorities, according to the Prosecutor's office."