posted on Jun, 19 2012 @ 05:36 PM
I know he was offered Asylum in the past by Ecuador. I've also listened to his recent interviews on 4BC in Brisbane with Tim Shaw, where he has
reiterated that the Australian government has made no attempt to provide him with any legal assistance. In regards to the charges he is facing in
Regardless of these charges it's clear to anyone that his greatest fear in returning to Sweden will result in extradition to the US. Even the fact
that he remained in Sweden for a 5 week period, whilst awaiting to see if Swedish authorities were going to question over the events in which he now
faces charges over. He also sought permission to leave the country first, in which was granted (see additional links for further details).
Regardless of these charges, I don't see how it can't not be acknowledged that the primary reason for this media circus over this event. Is directly
related to his actions with the founding of wiki leaks and the associated releasing of documents and further more who those documents may/may not have
incriminated or exposed/humiliated in the process.
(visit the link for the full news article)