Edward Snowden Likely to Win Approval to Stay in Russia

The Wall Street Journal
July 11, 2014 AT 6:59 AM
Russia is likely to extend fugitive intelligence contractor Edward Snowden's asylum status next week, an official with the state migration service said Friday. Snowden's current residence permit is set to expire on July 31. WSJ’s Lukas Alpert reports from Moscow. (Photo: AP)