WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has long justified his self-imposed asylum in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London - even after receiving citizenship - because he feared the U.S. would arrest him.

Now, it seems he’s right, according to an unrelated court filing in Virginia that inadvertently revealed that Justice Department has an indictment ready to go against him.

The Assange indictment came to light in a Virginia court filing seeking to seal a criminal complaint and supporting documents against Seitu Sulayman Kokayi in a sex case.

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