Media: Russia ponders the results of Snowden USA

Us intelligence has information that Russia is considering the transfer of former NSA employee USA Edward Snowden home as a «gift» to President Donald Trump, reports channel NBC.

A senior source told the channel that this information is based on secret reports about the «talk Russian». Another NBC source said that information about the discussion of the possible extradition of Snowden were collected after the inauguration of the trump.

One of Snowden’s attorneys , Ben Wisner , told the TV station that about similar plans of the Russian authorities he knows nothing.

«The Snowden team has not received such signals, and we have no reason to worry about it,» — said Wisner.

Later on, the NBC has responded and Snowden himself on his Twitter page: «Finally: undeniable proof that I’ve never worked for Russian intelligence. No country sells spy because the other spies will immediately realize they’re next».

Earlier, the former Deputy head of the CIA Michael Morell issued a statement that the Russian President is «a great opportunity» to make a gift to the President-elect Donald Trump for the inauguration, giving US Snowden.

The lawyer of ex-NSA employee , Anatoly Kucherena, said that he considers it impossible to grant US his client. The official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova called voiced Morella assumption «ideology of betrayal.» «All is now clear, that your office normal things to present gifts in the form of people and deliver those who seek protection. You did not understand Russia, Michael Morell,» said Zakharov.

Earlier, the Russian authorities extended the former us intelligence officer residence permit in Russia for another two years.

Media: Russia ponders the results of Snowden USA 11.02.2017

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