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Britain targets Guardian newspaper over Snowden leaks

Anthony Faiola - December 1, 2013

LONDON — Living in self-imposed exile in Russia, former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden may be safely out of reach from Western powers. But dismayed by…

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NSA infiltrates links to Yahoo, Google data centers worldwide, Snowden documents say

Barton Gellman and Ashkan Soltani - October 31, 2013

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. National Security Agency has secretly broken into the main communications links that connect Yahoo and Google data centers around the world, according…

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Britain defends destruction of Snowden data

Karla Adam - August 21, 2013

LONDON — Britain's deputy prime minister on Wednesday defended his government's decision to order a top civil servant to ask the Guardian newspaper to return or destroy…

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U.S. lawmakers warn of repercussions after Russia grants Snowden asylum

Isabel Gorst - August 1, 2013

MOSCOW — Edward Snowden, the fugitive former U.S. security contractor, left the transit zone at Moscow's international airport Thursday after Russian authorities granted him temporary asylum. Anatoly…

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European Parliament wants Snowden, NSA chief to testify on spying

Ryan Gallagher - July 18, 2013

LONDON — The European Parliament is gearing up to launch an investigation into the recently revealed NSA surveillance programs — and lawmakers are drawing up an interesting…

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Snowden seeks asylum in Russia, meets activists at airport

Anton Doroshev, Henry Meyer and Irina Reznik - July 12, 2013

MOSCOW — Fugitive U.S. ex-security contractor Edward Snowden is seeking to stay in Russia while routes to Latin America are blocked, according to activists who met him…

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¡Bienvenido, Señor Snowden!

Peter Wilson - July 12, 2013

Dear Mr. Snowden, I see in the press that you're considering asylum in Venezuela. If that's true, I'd like to make you a business proposal. I think…

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Snowden has not yet accepted Venezuela asylum: WikiLeaks

AFP - July 10, 2013

MOSCOW – The WikiLeaks anti-secrecy website said Tuesday that fugitive U.S. intelligence leaker Edward Snowden had not yet formally accepted asylum in Venezuela as was claimed by…

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Bolivia threatens U.S. Embassy closing after Snowden search

Nathan Gill - July 6, 2013

QUITO, Ecuador — Bolivia threatened to close the U.S. Embassy as presidents from across the region met to show solidarity with President Evo Morales after the global…

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Russians laud Venezuela’s asylum offer to Snowden

Will Englund and Juan Forero - July 6, 2013

MOSCOW — Venezuela's offer of asylum for NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden got a thumbs up from key members of the Russian parliament Saturday, even as the Kremlin…