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Chasing Snowden: NSA Leaker Raises US Tensions with China, Russia (VOA On Assignment June 28)i
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June 28, 2013 3:33 PM
On Assignment's Imran Siddiqui and Alex Villarreal talk to VOA White House Correspondent Kent Klein about the hunt for Edward Snowden -- the former U.S. intelligence contractor wanted for leaking classified information about government surveillance programs. Snowden's escape to Hong Kong and Moscow has complicated U.S. efforts to get him extradited. The international debacle has also exacerbated U.S. tensions with China and Russia.

Chasing Snowden: NSA Leaker Raises US Tensions with China, Russia (VOA On Assignment June 28)

Published June 28, 2013

On Assignment's Imran Siddiqui and Alex Villarreal talk to VOA White House Correspondent Kent Klein about the hunt for Edward Snowden -- the former U.S. intelligence contractor wanted for leaking classified information about government surveillance programs. Snowden's escape to Hong Kong and Moscow has complicated U.S. efforts to get him extradited. The international debacle has also exacerbated U.S. tensions with China and Russia.

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