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However, UK police is still planning to arrest him for "failing to surrender to a court", which is a charge punishable by up to 1 year in prison.
Julian Assange says he will 'accept arrest' on Friday if UN rules against him
Julian Assange says he will 'accept arrest' on Friday if UN rules against him.
The United Nations working group on arbitrary detention is set to hand down a determination on Assange’s case on Friday morning.