Edward Snowden

Russian Foreign Minister Says Authorities Acted Within the Law When Granting Snowden Temporary Asylum

NSA whistleblower allowed to live and work in Russia for one year


WASHINGTON, Aug 9 (RIA Novosti)—Russia acted strictly in line with Russian law and the country's international obligations in its decision to grant US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden temporary asylum, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said here Friday.