White House bashes Russia for giving Edward Snowden ‘propaganda platform’

NSA leaker met with human rights groups in Moscow airport

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“Ambassador McFaul did not call any representative from Human Rights Watch,” she said. “An embassy officer did call to explain our position … but at no point did this official or any official from the U.S. government ask anyone to convey a message to Mr. Snowden.”

Psaki confirmed, however, that U.S. officials have been in touch with individuals who attended the meeting.

 

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