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Veterans For Peace Calls on U.S. Government to End Persecution of Julian Assange and Wikileaks


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Veterans For Peace Calls on U.S. Government to End Persecution of Julian Assange and Wikileaks

ST. LOUIS, MO. - Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has been wrongly subjected to arbitrary detention for five and a half years, according to a ruling by the United Nations Working Group on Arbitrary Detention. The ruling is critical of Swedish prosecutors, who have refused to interview Assange in London about sex crimes allegations. It is also critical of the UK government, which is prepared to arrest Julian Assange as soon as he leaves the London Embassy of Ecuador, which has granted Assange political asylum. The UN Working Group on Arbitrary Detention says that Assange should be able to leave the embass

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me too...........


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The whole matter of Assange's brush with judicial authorities is beneath contempt! Just consider the UK and its expenditure of $13 million pounds to date, to surveill Assange while he is in the embassy. This expenditure is to prevent a man who has not been charged with any crime from leaving the UK to continue his political asylum in Ecuador. Remember, not been charged! Just where is the rationale for spending that amount of taxpayers money so Sweden can question him in Stockholm? Something is beyond fishy here!