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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...

Putin Gives New Snowden Signal

Reuters | Posted 09.16.2013 | Politics

* Former U.S. spy contractor seeks temporary asylum * Putin says U.S. ties more important than spy sagas * Snowden's fat...

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...

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...

'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'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 Decision Could Take Months

AP | Posted 06.26.2013 | Politics

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- Ecuador's foreign minister said Wednesday his government could take months to decide whether to grant asylum to fugitive U.S...

Edward Snowden Waiting Game Driving Journalists A Bit Mad

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 08.25.2013 | Media

Reporters from around the world continued to play an increasingly frazzled waiting game on Tuesday as they camped out in Moscow's airport to try and c...

Putin: Snowden's Still Here

Posted 06.26.2013 | Politics

By VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV AND MATTI HUUHTANEN, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin bluntly rejected U.S. pleas to extradi...

Obama Sounds Off On Edward Snowden

Posted 06.24.2013 | Politics

By LARA JAKES AND JIM KUHNHENN, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama says the United States is following legal channels on ho...

Kerry Sounds Off On Snowden

AP | DEB RIECHMANN | Posted 08.24.2013 | Politics

NEW DELHI -- U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Monday that it would be "deeply troubling" if Russia or Hong Kong had adequate notice about Edwar...