Snowden’s lawyer says reports of his client’s extradition are rumors
Lawyer Anatoly Kucherena, representing the interests of ex-CIA employee and notorious whistleblower Edward Snowden said that there was no merit to the information from western media that Moscow is considering Snowden’s extradition to the USA as a present to President Trump.
“Russia has no legal basis for extraditing Snowden. All these talks are simple speculations. This is someone’s wishful thinking,” Kucherena told Interfax on Saturday, February 12. “Someone in Washington, in the USA really wants that innocent person to be handed over to the USA.”
Kucherena added that, “Edward Snowden lives in the territory of Russia totally legally, does not violate any …read more