Edward Snowden, the former US intelligence contractor who has been leaking information about government data collection programs, has said before a debate on state surveillance that entire populations, rather than just individuals, now live under constant surveillance.
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has called the new measures announced by US President Barack Obama to alter the legislation governing the surveillance programs as a `victory of sorts` for NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden.
Russia`s migration service has provided fugitive US leaker Edward Snowden with a document that allows him to leave the Moscow airport transit zone where he has been holed up for the last month, a report said.
The Guardian journalist at the centre of a series of revelations about the National Security Agency`s sweeping surveillance programmes says his source, Edward Snowden, told him he never gave any information.
Russia`s President Vladimir Putin says that National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden will have to stop leaking US secrets if he wants to get asylum in Russia, something he says Snowden doesn`t want to do.
While rejecting all allegations on Snowden, a young contractor who is allegedly behind leaks exposing America`s surveillance programs, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said the technology expert is a whistle-blower and not a spy.