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Edward Snowdens Moscow Meeting, Inflames US-Russian Tensions
07-13-2013, 01:51 AM #1
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Quote:The White House openly criticised Russia for giving Edward Snowden a "propaganda platform" on Friday, after the whistleblower was permitted to meet human rights activists in the Moscow airport where he has been trapped for three weeks.

Hours before Barack Obama was due to speak with Vladimir Putin on the telephone, senior US officials publicly chided Moscow for facilitating the high-profile event.

Snowden, a former contractor who leaked classified National Security Agency information about US surveillance tactics, has been trapped in a Sheremetyevo airport since arriving from Hong Kong on 23 June.

In his first public appearance since identifying himself as the source of the leaks last month, Snowden met human rights lawyers and announced that he intends to renew an earlier request for asylum in Russia, although in the longer term he said he will seek safe passage to Latin America.

Those present at the Moscow event said it must have been sanctioned or even choreographed by Russian officials; airport employees organised and conducted the event, and order was kept by a small cadre of policemen.

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/jul...ow-meeting
07-13-2013, 02:03 AM #2
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Makes me wonder why Snowden is being blown out of proportion in the media, oh wait... I know, it's because Britney Spears haven't freaked out or had an illegitimate baby or Madonna busted for speeding.

Media is adjusting the news to what they think we want to know, and right now spying on all of us is concerning people. So hey, let's make everything spin around Snowden.

The show must go on. coffeetime.gif
07-13-2013, 02:04 AM #3
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They are frothing at the mouth to make an example of him. Funny to watch the spys play like they are the victims here rofl.gif
The stupid is strong.

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07-13-2013, 02:09 AM #4
Octo Mother Superior
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Tensions generate more profits than chilling. Let's keep in mind why media is there and what their job is.
07-13-2013, 02:10 AM #5
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that is funny jr..yeah they are the victims lmao.gif

"when life gives you lemons..throw them at someone"...Grumpy Cat good.png
07-13-2013, 02:10 AM #6
White Ribbon call me
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i love it..

i cant wait to buy his book.. chuckle.gif
07-13-2013, 02:12 AM #7
White Ribbon call me
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yea agree, the spy's are the poor, little victims here.. coffeetime.gif
07-13-2013, 02:24 AM #8
JayRodney ⓐⓛⓘⓔⓝ
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tissueguy.gif They weren't even doin' nothin' wrong. damned.gif

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07-13-2013, 02:25 AM #9
Octo Mother Superior
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I bet they didn't even know. coffeetime.gif



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