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NSA leaker Edward Snowden granted temporary asylum in Russia

Edward Snowden: 'We can't allow the law to become a political weapon or agree to scare people away from standing up for their rights, no matter how good the deal. I'm not going to be part of that' - @WIRED

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NSA leaker Edward Snowden granted temporary asylum in Russia

Wired magazine reveals September cover featuring photograph of Edward Snowden taken during secret June interview in Moscow - @sdadich on Instagram

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NSA leaker Edward Snowden granted temporary asylum in Russia

Edward Snowden on the US: 'I'd volunteer for prison, as long as it served the right purpose. I care more about the country than what happens to me' - @WIRED

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NSA leaker Edward Snowden granted temporary asylum in Russia

Edward Snowden's lawyer says Snowden is granted permission to stay in Russia for 3 more years - @AP, @Reuters

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NSA leaker Edward Snowden granted temporary asylum in Russia

Lawyer: NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden has submitted documents to prolong stay in Russia, which expires on July 31 - @RT_com, @AFP

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NSA leaker Edward Snowden granted temporary asylum in Russia

Editor's note: @RT_com is reporting that NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden has filed an official petition to extend his asylum in Russia for another year. - Aaron

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NSA leaker Edward Snowden granted temporary asylum in Russia

Report: Lawyer for Edward Snowden told German radio he expects his client's asylum in Russia to be extended beyond July - @Reuters

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NSA leaker Edward Snowden granted temporary asylum in Russia

NSA releases email correspondence between Edward Snowden, NSA Office of General Counsel - @icontherecord

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NSA surveillance programs leaked

At White House press briefing, Press Secretary Jay Carney announces NSA will release correspondence they found between Edward Snowden and NSA counsel - @chucktodd

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NSA surveillance programs leaked

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., says Edward Snowden's actions were not 'patriotic' and the US should not set a loose precedent in its handling of them - @NBCNews

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NSA leaker Edward Snowden granted temporary asylum in Russia

House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio: 'Edward Snowden is a traitor to our country ... there is no other word to describe him' - @ChadPergram

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NSA surveillance programs leaked

Edward Snowden to NBC News: 'People have unfairly demonized the NSA to a point that is too extreme' - @ZekeJMiller

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NSA leaker Edward Snowden granted temporary asylum in Russia

Edward Snowden tells NBC News he has never met Russian President Putin; 'I'm not taking money from the Russian government. I'm not a spy, which is the real question'

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NSA leaker Edward Snowden granted temporary asylum in Russia

More: Edward Snowden blames State Department for stranding him in Russia, saying he 'never intended' to end up there - @NBCNews

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NSA leaker Edward Snowden granted temporary asylum in Russia

Secretary of State John Kerry says there is 'evidence' that people are in additional danger because of Edward Snowden NSA leaks - @rickklein

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NSA leaker Edward Snowden granted temporary asylum in Russia

Secretary of State John Kerry on Edward Snowden: 'A patriot would stand up in the United States and make his case to the American people...He can come home, but he's a fugitive from justice' - @TODAYshow broadcast

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NSA leaker Edward Snowden granted temporary asylum in Russia

Edward Snowden says he was 'trained as a spy' and offered technical expertise to high levels of government - @NBCNews

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NSA leaker Edward Snowden granted temporary asylum in Russia

Edward Snowden tells @NBCNews he was 'trained as a spy' and 'lived and worked undercover overseas'

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NSA leaker Edward Snowden granted temporary asylum in Russia

Edward Snowden rejects Obama administration claims that he was a low-level hacker - @NBCNews

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NSA leaker Edward Snowden granted temporary asylum in Russia

Edward Snowden gives 1st American TV interview to Brian Williams; interview to air May 28 - @NBCNews

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