Male Swedish politician 'raped at knife-point over views'

Patrik Liljeglöd, a representative for the Left Party, has revealed he was sexually assaulted in Falun, central Sweden, and that the assailant had called him a 'Left-wing c***' and a traitor.

A Swedish politician has revealed that he was assaulted and raped at knifepoint because of his work in politics and left-wing views.Patrik Liljeglöd, a care worker and representative for Sweden's Vänsterpartiet [Left Party], was allegedly attacked and sexually assaulted in his hometown Falun, in central Sweden, in July this year.Yesterday, Mr Liljeglöd revealed that the attack had been politically motivated and that the unknown male assailant had called him a 'left-wing c***' and a traitor. ...