Summary by Ground NewsSnowden is one of 75 foreign citizens listed as being granted Russian citizenship. He has been living in Russia since 2013 to escape prosecution in the U.S. after leaking classified documents. He currently faces charges in the United States that could result in decades in prison. Snowden's wife, Lindsay Mills, an American who has beenliving with him in Russia, will also be applying for a Russian passport.
2 months ago·Moscow, Russian Federation
Putin grants Russian citizenship to U.S. whistleblower Edward Snowden
Former U.S. security contractor Edward Snowden has been granted citizenship in Russia, where he has lived in exile since leaking highly-classified information about U.S. government surveillance programs in 2013.
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