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Snowden In Talks To Return To U.S.

Reuters | Posted 05.03.2015 | Politics

MOSCOW, March 3 (Reuters) - A Russian lawyer for Edward Snowden said on Tuesday the fugitive former U.S. spy agency contractor who leaked details of...

New Video Of Snowden Released As Whistleblower Receives Big Award

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 10.12.2013 | Politics

Edward Snowden received the Integrity Award from the Sam Adams Associates for Integrity in Intelligence this week, and WikiLeaks has posted several vi...

Report: Snowden Got Stuck In Russia After Cuba Blocked Entry

Reuters | Posted 10.25.2013 | World

MOSCOW, Aug 26 (Reuters) - Former U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden got stuck in the transit zone of a Moscow airport because Havana said it...

The Russian Meeting

Edward Goldberg | Posted 10.08.2013 | Politics
Edward Goldberg

It's easy to applaud President Obama's decision to cancel the Moscow summit. How Russia acted in reference to Snowden affair was both inexcusable and set a new high for hypocrisy, which will not be easy to beat.

Snowden Enters Russia

AP | JIM HEINTZ | Posted 10.01.2013 | Politics

MOSCOW — Defying the United States, Russia granted Edward Snowden temporary asylum on Thursday, allowing the National Security Agency leaker to ...

Snowden Receives Papers To Leave Airport: Lawyer

Posted 08.01.2013 | Politics

MOSCOW, Aug 1 (Reuters) - Former U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden has received papers allowing him to leave the Moscow airport where he h...

Potential Snowden Move Gets Nixed, For Now

Reuters | Posted 09.23.2013 | Politics

Former U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden will stay in the transit zone of a Moscow airport for the time being while Russian authorities consid...

Snowden Reportedly Receives Documents To Enter Russia

Posted 07.24.2013 | Politics

Former U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden was on Wednesday granted documents that will allow him to leave a Moscow airport where he is hole...

Snowden's Lawyer Makes Prediction About Exit

Reuters | Posted 09.21.2013 | Politics

MOSCOW, July 22 (Reuters) - Former U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden hopes to be granted papers by Wednesday allowing him to end his month-l...

Snowden's Lawyer Gives Indication Of Future Plans

Reuters | Posted 09.16.2013 | Politics

MOSCOW, July 17 (Reuters) - Former U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden has no plans to leave Russia soon and does not rule out eventually appl...

Putin: U.S. Has Blocked Snowden In Russia

Reuters | Posted 09.15.2013 | Politics

* Putin wants former U.S. spy agency contractor to go * Blames U.S. for blocking Snowden's passage * Signals Snowden shi...

Putin Sounds Positive Note On Snowden

Reuters | Posted 09.14.2013 | Politics

(Repeats without changes to text) GOGLAND ISLAND, Russia, July 15 (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Monday he saw s...

THANK GOD

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 09.11.2013 | Media

Edward Snowden's re-emergence in a Moscow airport on Friday gave journalists a lot of new information about the NSA leaker's plans for asylum, and his...

Luke Johnson

Snowden Reportedly Wants Asylum In Russia

HuffingtonPost.com | Luke Johnson | Posted 07.12.2013 | Politics

Edward Snowden, the NSA leaker, wants to apply for asylum in Russia until he can be guaranteed safe transit to Latin America, according to Tanya Loksh...

Human Rights Officials Meeting With Snowden

Posted 07.12.2013 | Politics

By JIM HEINTZ, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MOSCOW — Two prominent Russian human rights officials say they plan to meet on Friday with Edward Snowden, th...

'Massive Shift' In Opinion On Surveillance

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 07.10.2013 | Politics

A plurality of Americans say that counterterrorism policies go too far in restricting civil liberties, revealing a massive change in attitudes since 2...

Snowden Places More Asylum Applications, WikiLeaks Claims

AP | Posted 09.04.2013 | Politics

LONDON (AP) — Secret-spilling website WikiLeaks said Friday that NSA leaker Edward Snowden has put in asylum applications to six new countries as hi...

Jason Linkins

So What If Edward Snowden Isn't Your Unicorn?

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 07.02.2013 | Politics

As National Security Agency whistle-blower Edward Snowden continues his stay in the limbo of Moscow's Sheremetyevo International Airport, while offici...

Snowden Reportedly Asked For Asylum In Russia

Posted 07.01.2013 | Politics

By VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MOSCOW (AP) — The Interfax news agency says a Russian consular official has confirmed that National ...

Putin: If Snowden Wants To Stay, He Must Stop 'Harming Our American Partners'

Reuters | Posted 08.31.2013 | Politics

* Snowden writes letter of thanks to Ecuador * Says free to make new disclosures * U.S. Justice Dept spokeswoman says Sn...

Obama Tones Down Snowden Rhetoric

AP | NANCY BENAC | Posted 06.28.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The last thing President Barack Obama wants to do is turn Edward Snowden into a grand enemy of the state or a Daniel Ellsberg-type hero ...

Snowden's Father Lays Out Conditions For Son's Return

Reuters | Posted 08.28.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, June 28 (Reuters) - The father of former U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden said in an interview he is reasonably confident his s...

Snowden Asylum Issues Could Take Months To Resolve

Reuters | Alessandra Prentice and Steve Gutterman | Posted 08.26.2013 | Politics

MOSCOW, June 26 (Reuters) - A former U.S. spy agency contractor facing charges of espionage remained in hiding at a Moscow airport on Wednesday whil...

Snowden In 2009: Leakers Should Be 'Shot In The Balls'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 06.26.2013 | Politics

NSA leaker Edward Snowden despised classified leaks in 2009, illustrating that the former Booz Allen Hamilton employee was not always the champion of ...

Inside Edward Snowden's Purported Hideout

AP | MARIA DANILOVA | Posted 06.26.2013 | Travel

MOSCOW -- Russian President Vladimir Putin says that fugitive National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden has been in the transit zone of Moscow's ...