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Assange movie trailer leaks

The first trailer showing Benedict Cumberbatch playing Julian Assange has leaked. The two-minute snippet shows the British actor speaking with an Aussie accent and appearing

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Putin accuses US of trapping Snowden in Russia

MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday accused the United States of trapping US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden in Moscow, saying he would leave Russia as soon as possible. “As

Edward Snowden ‘requests’ human rights groups meeting

Fugitive US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden has requested a meeting with human rights groups in Moscow, Russian officials say. Mr Snowden wants to meet them later on Friday at Sheremetyevo

Venezuela offers asylum to U.S. fugitive Snowden

CARACAS:  Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro offered asylum to former U.S. intelligence contractor Edward Snowden on Friday in defiance of Washington, which is demanding his arrest for divulging details of secret

Russia increasingly impatient over Snowden’s airport stay

MOSCOW: Edward Snowden should find another country to seek refuge, a Russian official said on Thursday, signaling Moscow’s growing impatience over the former U.S. agency spy contractor’s lengthening stay at

Snowden hits hurdles in search for asylum

MOSCOW: NSA leaker Edward Snowden’s attempts to seek refuge outside the United States hit hurdles Tuesday, after Russian media reported he canceled his asylum bid in Russia and several European

Snowden threatens new U.S. leaks, asks numerous countries for asylum

LONDON/MOSCOW: Former U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden broke his silence on Monday for the first time since fleeing to Moscow over a week ago, blasting the Obama administration and

Russia rejects US demand for Snowden’s extradition

MOSCOW: Russia’s foreign minister has rejected U.S. demands to extradite National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden, who has apparently stopped in Moscow while trying to evade U.S. justice. Sergey Lavrov

Russia defiant as U.S. raises pressure over Snowden

MOSCOW/HONG KONG (Reuters) – Russia defied White House pressure on Monday to expel former U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden to the United States before he flees Moscow on the

WikiLeaks: Snowden going to Ecuador to seek asylum

LONDON: Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor wanted by the United States for revealing highly classified surveillance programs, is going to Ecuador to seek asylum, the South American