A$AP Rocky’s situation in Sweden is may turn to an international incident for the United States. The courtroom has been tense as earlier reported, A$AP Rock pleaded not guilty to the charges. The plaintiff has said that he wants $14,000 from A$AP Rocky. Alex Marshall, a European culture reporter for the New York Times, gave us a glimpse through his an illustration of the courtroom setup. It shows A$AP Rocky in the green and his mother in the purple.
According to AP, Trump sent a special presidential envoy for hostage affairs to overlook the trial in Stockholm. A spokesperson for the US Embassy in Stockholm told Swedish news outlet TT that Robert O’Brien was in court “to look after the well-being of American citizens, which is always our top priority.”
Last week, President Trump, blasted the Sweden Prime Minister for the way his country’s been handling the case.