U.S. President Donald Trump acknowledged Saturday he spoke to Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven regarding the detainment of rapper A$AP Rocky in Lofven’s nation.
“Just had a superb title with @SwedishPM Stefan Lofven who assured me that American citizen A$AP Rocky will be dealt with fairly. Likewise, I assured him that A$AP was not a flight hazard and supplied to personally vouch for his bail or an alternate….” Trump tweeted.
Rocky was arrested in Stockholm larger than two weeks up to now on suspicion of assault after video footage surfaced of the music star apparently combating with and throwing individual plenty of ft.
Rocky defended himself by posting on social media a pair of films exhibiting two youthful males following and harassing him and his entourage.
Politico acknowledged first lady Melania Trump, actuality TV star Kim Kardashian and Kardashian’s husband, hip-hop mogul Kanye West, made the president acutely aware of Rock’s plight and urged him to intervene on his behalf.