ASYLUM DENIED: NSA Secrets Leaker Edward Snowden Turned Down by 8 Countries So Far

July 02, 2013 AT 10:48 AM
NSA secrets leaker Edward Snowden is still stuck in Russia and has applied for asylum in 21 countries. At least eight countries have turned him down so far and he is waiting to hear from several others. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro went on record said that if Snowden formally applies for asylum in Venezuela, he is welcome.