10 October 2013, 11:27

Lon Snowden thanks Russian people and President Putin for helping his son

лон сноуден отец сша интервью

Lon Snowden, the father of former CIA employee Edward Snowden, has said he is "extremely" grateful to Russian President Vladimir Putin, lawyer Anatoly Kucherena and his team for the assistance they extended to Edward, including his security arrangements.

Lon Snowden told the Rossiya 24 television station upon arrival in Moscow that he had not seen his son for a long time and hoped to get a better insight into the circumstances of Edward's case.

Voice of Russia, Interfax

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