- Apr 13, 2011
- Reaction score
- Political Leaning
CARACAS, July 5 (Reuters) - Venezuelan 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.
"In the name of America's dignity ... I have decided to offer humanitarian asylum to Edward Snowden," Maduro told a military parade marking Venezuela's independence day.
"He is a young man who has told the truth, in the spirit of rebellion, about the United States spying on the whole world."
Read more @: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/07/05/snowden-asylum-venezuela_n_3552730.html
I hope he accepts and i hope he finds a way to get to Venezuela!