Report: Snowden gets tech support job in Russia

Anatoly Kucherena, a lawyer for former NSA systems analyst Edward Snowden, says his client has found a technical support job at a Russian website.

Kucherena told the RIA Novosti news agency Thursday that Snowden starts his on Friday. Kucherena declined to name the company that has hired Snowden but says it's a major Russian website.

Snowden was granted asylum in Russia in August after being stuck at a Moscow airport for more than a month after flying there from Hong Kong. His whereabouts in Russia remain secret.

The 30-year-old faces espionage charges in the U.S for uncovering a mass surveillance scheme at the National Security Agency.

Kucherena was unavailable for comment when contacted by the AP.


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Nov 01, 2013
The MORE that is revealed, via Edward Snowden's NSA disclosure(s), the 'Greater his Emoluments and Appreciation', for 'having Shined Light' into Govt's. previously invisible/despicable/unconscionable/treasonous/perpetually/unbounded Dark Hyper-Exuberant, and MASSIVELY Overreaching 'Drift Net' style Digital 'Eavesdropping'! Our Own Heads of state excepted, less they 'be crossways' of-the-king's wishes and whims'!

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