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…

SWEDHR: Lyssna på FN-gruppen – häv häktningen av Assange

SWEDHR Research & Reports. Vol 2., N° 44, 3 March 2016 . Av Professor Marcello Ferrada de Noli, ordförande i Swedish Doctors för Human Rights [An English version of this article  is published in The Indicter magazine]   FN:s arbetsgrupp mot godtyckliga frihetsberövanden (UNWGAD) har fastställt att kvarhållandet av Julian Assange är maktfullkomligt och i…

Statement by Swedish Doctors for Human Rights on Sweden’s rejection of UN ruling ref. arbitrary detention of Mr Julian Assange

SWEDHR Research & Reports. Vol 2., N° 41, 9 February 2016 Sweden has been internationally recognized in the past as a leading country on matters of human rights and respect of individual’s political and civil rights. At its peak, the ethical stature of the late PM Olof Palme positioned the government of Sweden in the chairmanship…