Tuesday March 31, 2020

Snowden seeks legal help in Hong Kong, says report

Edward Snowden, the 29-year-old US contractor who says he leaked details of an electronic surveillance program, may be seeking legal help in Hong Kong.

12th June, 2013
The Hong Kong skyline.

Edward Snowden, the 29-year-old US contractor who says he leaked details of an electronic surveillance program, may be seeking legal help in Hong Kong after checking out of a hotel in the Chinese city on Monday.

Snowden is trying to contact Hong Kong-based human rights organisations and lawyers for help, the Oriental Daily News, a Hong Kong-based Chinese language newspaper, reported today, without naming its sources. Hong Kong Human Rights Monitor has not received any...

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