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assange 'surprised' by ruling to uphold uk arrest warrant

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assange 'surprised' by ruling to uphold uk arrest warrant

wikileaks founder julian assange has lost his appeal to have his uk arrest warrant overturned.on tuesday afternoon (local time), at the westminster magistrates court, judge emma arbuthnot found that assange's argument to have his arrest warrant dropped was not in the public interest."i find arrest is a proportionate response even though mr assange has restricted his own freedom for a number of years," she said.judge arbuthnot rejected all five of assange's legal arguments, including dismissing claims by a un working group that he had been arbitrarily detained.the judge also rejected claims that assange was suffering from his confinement, saying: "mr assange's health problems could be much worse."assange wrote on twitter during th...