WikiLeaks Editor Julian Assange was speaking at a press conference from London's Ecuadorian embassy.
Assange said last week he would accept extradition if former military intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning were freed and on Wednesday U.S. President Barack Obama commuted Manning's 35-year sentence.
More than 100,000 people signed an official White House petition urging Obama to pardon Manning before he steps down.
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Assange has spent four years living in the South American nation's embassy in London.
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The Ecuadorian embassy in London cited concerns over the U.S. election.
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The Wikileaks founder also said he "pretty much" backed a "Brexit" vote in the U.K.'s EU referendum.
The U.K. and Sweden risk becoming "rogue nations" for ignoring the U.N. human rights ruling on Assange.
Assange's lawyer says the U.K. and Sweden risk joining 'list of rogue nations' that ignore the U.N.
Assange has spent almost four years at the embassy, after being accused of sexual molestation.
The decision has been taken and will be published on Friday, Assange's lawyer said.
The WikiLeaks founder has not left Ecuador's embassy in London since 2012, fearing extradition to the U.S.