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Response to pnwmom (Reply #1)

Sat Sep 15, 2012, 05:17 AM

4. I think you are being naive

Sweden has delivered folk into the rendition pipeline before. Congresscritters have called for his assassination. And in case you haven't noticed lately, the concepts of due process, the right to expression of grievance, etc. have all been rather eroded over the past 11 years.

Nope. They have to make an example of Assange. Can't have people divulging what really goes on ...

Think about it another way. If this is just a question of some vague, contestable, sexual conduct charges ... why would Britain have even mentioned the possibility of raiding an embassy? Clearly, the importance the Brits attach to the matter go beyond the scope of the surface agenda.

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