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WikiLeaks cheers Snowden asylum in Russia; rights groups dubious
WikiLeaks cheers Snowden asylum in Russia; rights groups dubious

Edward Snowden and the WikiLeaks organization that helped him evade extradition to the United States to face espionage charges praised Russia for having “done the right thing” Thursday in granting temporary asylum to the former National Security Agency contractor. In a statement posted on its website, WikiLeaks denounced the Obama administration for its "bellicose response" to the American fugitive’s search for refuge from U.S. prosecution for disclosing top-secret NSA data surveillance operations. "Over the past eight weeks we have seen the Obama administration show no respect for international or domestic law, but in the end the law is winning,"...

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