RT News - May 19, 2017 (17:00 MSK)

Swedish prosecutors drop the investigation into rape allegations against Wikileaks publisher Julian Assange - ending a seven-year legal standoff. But his troubles are far from over, as UK police promise to arrest him if he steps outside the Ecuadorian Embassy in London. And the threat of U.S. extradition still looms large. And, Russia's Foreign Minister accuses Washington of indulging terrorists, following a US-led coalition airstrike on pro-Assad forces in southern Syria.