Tag: Sheremetyevo International Airport

Snowden’s year in Russia: From airport hideout to mystery location


With his life being made into a Hollywood movie, ex-NSA analyst Edward Snowden executed the biggest intelligence leak in history and outwitted the spy agency to mark the one-year anniversary of his stay in Russia – his surprise haven from

US intelligence leaker Snowden leaves Moscow airport


US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden has left the Moscow airport where he has been staying since June, his lawyer and airport officials say. The lawyer, Anatoly Kucherena, said he had received the necessary papers to enter Russian territory from the

Moscow airport: Snowden to meet with human rights groups


Moscow (CNN) — American intelligence leaker Edward Snowden is due to hold a meeting with human rights groups Friday, the press service for Moscow's Sheremetyevo International Airport said. The former National Security Agency contractor is believed to have been holed

Edward Snowden offered asylum by Venezuelan president


CARACAS (Reuters) – Venezuela’s 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 U.S. spy programs. Snowden, 30, is believed to

US diplomat in spy flap leaves Moscow, Russian TV reports


The U.S. diplomat who Russia claims tried to recruit one of its intelligence officials to spy for the CIA has left Moscow, Kremlin-loyal TV reported on Sunday. A Russian NTV broadcast appeared to show the U.S. embassy employee, Ryan Christian