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Snowden Asylum

LOOK: The News You Missed From Latin America Last Week

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 02.18.2014 | Latino Voices

Venezuela saw a long week of opposition protests that got deadly when gunmen attacked opposition demonstrators who had been sparring with security for...

Sam Stein

Putin: Snowden Can Come To The Olympics | Sam Stein | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In case you were curious, Edward Snowden, the famed National Security Agency leaker who is now living under asylum in Russia, is free to...

A Guide to Moscow for American Whistleblowers

Steve Skrovan | Posted 10.01.2013 | Comedy
Steve Skrovan

I happen to be in Russia at the same time as Edward Snowden. I thought I would report on my experience and let him know what he may encounter now that he's leaving Sheremetyevo Airport and reportedly been granted one year asylum in Russia. It's almost as hard as finding your way out of Newark Airport.

Airport as Homeland: The Snowden Case

Jasmina Tesanovic | Posted 09.16.2013 | World
Jasmina Tesanovic

Oddly, airports, those nation-free zones, often develop as the safest places to live in the turmoil of nations in war.

Lindsey Graham: U.S. Should Boycott Olympics If Russia Gives Snowden Asylum

The Huffington Post | Braden Goyette | Posted 07.17.2013 | Politics

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) suggested in an interview with The Hill Tuesday that the United States should boycott the 2014 Olympics if Russia grants ...

Report: No More Leaks

AP | JIM HEINTZ | Posted 07.13.2013 | Politics

MOSCOW -- Russian immigration officials said Saturday they have not received an application from Edward Snowden, the U.S. National Security Agency lea...

Nicaragua Also Considering Snowden Asylum

Reuters | Posted 09.04.2013 | Politics

MANAGUA, July 5 (Reuters) - Nicaragua has received an asylum request from fugitive former U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden and could accept t...

Venezuela Offers Snowden Asylum

Reuters | Posted 09.04.2013 | Politics

By Daniel Wallis and Deisy Buitrago CARACAS, July 5 (Reuters) - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro offered asylum to former U.S. intelligence cont...

Another Country Rejects Snowden

Reuters | Posted 09.01.2013 | Politics

BRASILIA, July 2 (Reuters) - Brazil will not grant asylum to former U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden, a Foreign Ministry spokesman said on ...

Russia Defiant As U.S. Raises Pressure Over Snowden

Reuters | Posted 08.24.2013 | World

By Lidia Kelly and James Pomfret MOSCOW/HONG KONG, June 24 (Reuters) - Russia defied White House pressure on Monday to expel former U...