Assange has been inside the Ecuador embassy in London since 2012 [Peter Nicholls/Reuters]
Ecuador is preparing to expel WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange from its embassy in London within “hours to days”, according to a Wikileaks Tweet.
According to the tweet sent out on Thursday, the “#INAPapers offshore scandal” was being as a pretext to expel Assange.
“A high level source within the Ecuadorian state has told WikiLeaks that Julian Assange will be expelled within ‘hours to days’ using the INAPapers offshore scandal as a pretext – and that it already has an agreement with the UK for his arrest,” the tweet read.
BREAKING: A high level source within the Ecuadorian state has told @WikiLeaks that Julian Assange will be expelled within “hours