Arbitrary detention of Julian Assange: Coalition of international HR & jurist orgs. submit document to UN for United Kingdom’s Universal Periodic Review 2017

SWEDHR Research & Reports. Vol 2., N° 53, 22 September 2016 [NOTE: Here bellow the shortened version of the document, which can be obtained in PDF-file here; scroll down bellow for the full text of the document, with links]   UN-WGAD statement requesting Sweden and the UK to immediately release Mr. Julian Assange. Click on…

Affären Assange: “En ny åklagare vore önskvärd”

SWEDHR Research & Reports. Vol 2., N° 53, 22 September 2016 Av Dr. Leif Elinder, medlem i Swedish Doctors för Human Rights  Sveriges åklagarmyndighet har meddelat att Julian Assange kommer att förhöras den 17 okt. på Ecuadors ambassad i London. Överåklagare Ny – som lett förundersökningen i sex år – säger att “det är positivt…

Statement by Swedish Doctors of Human Rights on the recent Swedish court decision ref. the illegitimate case against Mr Julian Assange

By Prof Dr Marcello Ferrada de Noli, chairman; Prof Dr Anders Romelsjö, vice chairman; Dr. Lena Oske, Board of Directors; and Doctors Martin Gelin and Leif Elinder. The case pursued by the Swedish prosecution authority against the founder of WikiLeaks has been declared illegitimate by the United Nations expert-panel on arbitrary detention. The ruling established…

Assange has already been interrogated

SWEDHR Research & Reports. Vol 2., N° 49, 17 August 2016 By Dick Sundevall * It is now claimed that Julian Assange is “finally going to be interrogated” by the Swedish prosecutor. We’ll see what happens with it. During the past six years we have not seen any ‘excessive willingness’ from the part of the…