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Recent history suggests that this is untrue. In the UK, diplomats from Saudi Arabia and Sierra Leone were suspected of being involved in human trafficking, one from Saudi Arabia was accused of sexual assault, and a member of the Pakistan embassy was accused of issuing death threats. None of these incidents resulted in the UK surrounding their embassies and demanding that the alleged perpetrator be surrendered. Nor was there even a hint that embassy ground might be invaded to take them into custody. In all these cases, the UK did grant safe passage.
In Assange’s case, it seems that the rules of the game have been changed, as the UK government threatens to invade the Ecuadorian embassy to get its man. While they are deciding whether to employ a battering ram, police have surrounded the embassy, so that they can grab Assange should he go out for a breath of fresh air. And they have refused Assange safe passage out of the country.
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