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U.S. State Dept not aware of any change in Snowden's U.S. citizenship

Politics Sep 26, 2022 02:16PM ET
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© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Edward Snowden speaks via video link as he takes part in a discussion about his book "Permanent Record" with German journalist Holger Stark in Berlin, Germany, September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch/File Photo

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. State Department is not aware of any change in Edward Snowden's American citizenship status, State Department spokesperson Ned Price said on Monday, adding that Washington's position on the former U.S. intelligence contractor has not changed.

President Vladimir Putin on Monday granted Russian citizenship to Snowden, nine years after he exposed the scale of secret surveillance operations by the National Security Agency (NSA).

U.S. State Dept not aware of any change in Snowden's U.S. citizenship
 

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Tre Hsi
Tre Hsi Sep 28, 2022 5:59AM ET
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"Edward Snowden"  -- I am guessing he now realizes NSA wasn't nearly as bad in comparison to where he is living now...
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gab nea Sep 27, 2022 7:57AM ET
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Toyota! more republican traitor spies want to join him?
 
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