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Snowden Asks Asylum In Russia – 12 July 2013

old-internet-comments-appear-to-show-edward-snowdenUPDATED – RT: Edward Snowden asks for political asylum in Russia – HRW

NSA leaker & former CIA employee Edward Snowden has asked for political asylum in Russia, saying he could not fly to Latin America, according to Human Rights Watch representative who met the whistleblower.

According to Tatyana Lokshina of Human Rights Watch, Snowden seeks to stay in Russia as he “can’t fly to Latin America yet.” Continue reading