Tags: us | russia | snowden | leaks

US: Russia Gave Snowden 'a Propaganda Platform'

Friday, 12 Jul 2013 01:55 PM

 

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
|  A   A  
  Copy Shortlink

The U.S. State Department voiced unhappiness at Russia making it possible for former U.S. intelligence contractor Edward Snowden to meet with rights groups in Moscow, saying it had provided him with a "propaganda platform."

"We are disappointed that Russian officials and agencies facilitated this meeting today by allowing these activists and representatives into the Moscow airport's transit zone to meet with Mr. Snowden despite the government's declaration of Russia's neutrality with respect to Mr. Snowden," State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said, saying Russia should not have "facilitated a propaganda platform for Mr. Snowden."

© 2014 Thomson/Reuters. All rights reserved.

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Retype Email:
Country
Zip Code:
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
You May Also Like

Karl Rove: Dems Trumping Up Impeachment Talk

Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 09:10 AM

The left is ramping up talks of impeaching President Barack Obama even though Republicans have said it's not on their ag . . .

Ted Cruz Puts Boehner's House Border Bill in Jeopardy

Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 08:18 AM

The House leadership is planning a vote Thursday on a border security bill to address the immigration crisis, but conser . . .

Report: Drug Smugglers Attacking Border Agents in Texas

Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 08:02 AM

Border security agents in Texas are under attack on a daily basis from illegal immigrant gang members as the officials a . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, NewsmaxWorld, NewsmaxHealth, are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved