Snowden gets 3-year Russian residence permit (9)

TradeArabia 2014.08.07 15:47
Moscow, 1 hours, 15 minutes ago Former US intelligence contractor Edward Snowden, wanted by the United States for leaking extensive secrets of its electronic surveillance programmes, has been given a three-year residence permit by Russia, his Russian lawyer told reporters on Thursday. The announcement comes at a time when Russia's relations with the West are at Cold War-era lows over Russia's actions in Ukraine.
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