Snowden Granted 1-Year Asylum In Russia, Leaves Airport (PHOTOS)Submitted by emalvini on Thu, 08/01/2013 - 11:45
Snowden Granted 1-Year Asylum In Russia, Leaves Airport (PHOTOS)
Published time: August 01, 2013 11:45
Edited time: August 01, 2013 14:08
NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden has been granted temporary asylum in Russia and is allowed to enter the country’s territory.
The whistleblower has been granted temporary political asylum in Russia, Snowden's legal representative Anatoly Kucherena said, with his words later confirmed by Russia’s Federal Migration service.
“I have just handed over to him papers from the Russian Immigration Service. They are what he needs to leave the transit zone,” he added.
Read more: : http://rt.com/news/snowden-entry-papers-russia-902/