Voices of Concern: Aussies for Assange’s Return – » The Australian Independent Media Network

Even a broken clock is right twice a day.

Joyce’s reasoning, while jejune on the historical contributions of WikiLeaks, has the merit of unusual clarity. He argues that the UK “should try him there for any crime he is alleged to have committed on British soil or send him back to Australia, where he is a citizen.” Assange never pilfered any US secret files; did not breach Australian laws and was not in the US when “the event being deliberated in the court now in London occurred.” To extradite him to the US would not only be unjust but bizarre. “If he insulted the Koran, would he be extradited to Saudi Arabia?”

Source: Voices of Concern: Aussies for Assange’s Return – » The Australian Independent Media Network

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