Former NSA employee Edward Snowden has carried out one of the biggest leaks in US history, exposing a top-secret NSA surveillance program to the media
Nicaragua’s president says he’s willing to give Edward #Snowden asylum
Venezuela’s president Maduro says he has decided to offer asylum to #NSA- leaker #EdwardSnowden, Reuters reports.
“I have decided to offer #humanitarian #asylum to the young American, Edward Snowden, so that in the fatherland of (Simon) Bolivar and (Hugo) Chavez, he can come and live away from the imperial North American persecution,” Maduro told a televised parade marking Venezuela’s independence day.
#Nicaragua’s President Daniel Ortega said on Friday that he had received an asylum request from US NSA-leaker Edward Snowden and could accept the bid “if circumstances permit.”