In the letter to the home secretary Sajid Javid, who is signed mainly by members of parliament from the Labour party, mean that Javid should ”set itself on the victim's side” when it comes to sexual violence, and ensure that våldtäktsanklagelserna against Assange to be properly investigated, writes the BBC.
”We judge him not, a priori, of course, but we believe that the matter should be handled in a lawful order,” it says in the appeal.
In the letter also pointed out that the våldtäktsanklagelserna become statute-barred in August 2020.
that the british and american authorities seem to have acted in concert at the arrest of Assange on Thursday, and the question that gives the united states priority.
”We take seriously that it seems as if the Swedish authorities knew of plans to arrest Assange yesterday in London, and we welcome a clarification regarding what the british government done to inform the Swedish public prosecutor in advance about this decision”.
Emily Thornberry, the Labour skuggminister in foreign affairs, that Assange should be extradited to Sweden before he is extradited to the united states.
She said that it was ”disgusting” that the us accusations have been prioritised higher than sexualbrottsfallet.
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