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World Have Your Say: Should Ecuador give Julian Assange asylum?

Image caption Julian Assange has asked for asylum at Ecuador's Embassy

Should Ecuador take in Wikileaks founder Julian Assange?

He spent last night in the South American nation's embassy in London. as he faces extradition to Sweden, where he's wanted over rape and sexual assault allegations.

Mr Assange denies any wrongdoing.

On World Have Your Say at 1700GMT, we're going to discuss all the strands of the conversation which have made his name among the top trending topics all day on Twitter .

Should Ecuador grant asylum? How would that reflect on Ecuador? Does Mr Assange deserve protection? Should someone be able to shelter in a foreign embassy in these circumstances?

We hope to have a legal expert on hand to answer your questions about the law around embassies and claimign asylum.

You can contact WHYS during the programme on Skype at BBC_WHYS .

World Have Your Say is the BBC's global discussion show.

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