German Government Warns Against Inviting Snowden To Testify In Parliamentary Inquiry

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May 02, 2014 AT 7:37 AM
The German government advised against calling former U.S. National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden to Berlin as a witness in a parliamentary inquiry into U.S. spying, saying this would cause damage to relations with Washington. The fugitive Snowden was granted asylum in Russia last year after exposing details of massive U.S. intelligence-gathering programs at home and abroad. It is considered unlikely that he would set foot in any U.S.