Edward Snowden's Guardian Angels

Number 27939
Subject Whistleblowers
Source Handelsblatt Global
State
Year 2016
Publication Date Sept. 6, 2016
Summary On June 9, 2013, when Edward Snowden chose Hong Kong as the place where to reveal the massive civil rights abuses by the American intelligence services, he forgot one thing: where to go next. Still, he managed to escape the American agents, the Hong Kong Police and all journalists who were chasing him. This article reveals for the first time how Snowden managed to stay hidden in Hong Kong for two weeks before leaving for Moscow. And it introduces the people who helped him.
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Keywords edward snowden; journalist; russia; intelligence
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