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Rape Case Dropped, but Assange Can’t ‘Forgive or Forget’ Treatment

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange says he cannot “forgive or forget” what Sweden has put him through, following an announcement by Swedish prosecutors that they have dropped their rape case against him. Assange has been living at the Ecuadorean Embassy in London since 2012 under virtual house arrest to avoid being detained in connection with the Swedish rape investigation, which began seven years ago. He said he has suffered a “terrible injustice,” without ever being charged with a crime. Despite Friday’s announcement in Sweden, the Australian-born former journalist and computer programmer…

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