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Snowden Lied About China Contacts
Daily Beast, by Gordon G. Chang

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Posted By:StormCnter, 1/3/2014 5:14:30 PM

Yesterday, the New York Times urged the Obama administration to offer Edward Snowden “a plea bargain or some form of clemency.” The paper called the former NSA contractor “a whistle-blower” for his exposure of “the vast scope” of the NSA’s “reach into the lives of hundreds of millions of people in the United States and around the globe.” Perhaps Snowden is what the Times portrays him to be, a hero of sorts, yet the editors of the paper rushed to judgment. In their editorial they did not even raise the possibility that he passed along vital national security secrets to China.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: chumley, 1/3/2014 6:10:12 PM     (No. 9678574)

FTA "Those officials suggested he give an interview to the South China Morning Post, the most prominent English-language newspaper in Hong Kong."
This does not pass the smell test. A government official would not have suggested giving an interview to a newspaper for such disclosures.
Believe nothing you read or hear on any subject of importance. We are being lied to.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: LanieLou, 1/4/2014 3:30:48 AM     (No. 9679003)

I´m more interested in what proof Snowden´s dad is coming back from Syria with. Proof of Al Qaeda taking delivery of US arms? I actually saw video of the rebels with gas canisters rigged to missile launchers. Hello! Obama can lie to us but not the world.

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