Putin will not 'cave' to Obama pressure: Snowden's father




 
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Putin will not 'cave' to Obama pressure: Snowden's father
 
August 8th, 2013  
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Putin will not 'cave' to Obama pressure: Snowden's father
By Tabassum Zakaria and Phil Stewart WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The father of Edward Snowden, the fugitive former U.S. spy agency contractor, predicted on Wednesday that Russian President Vladimir Putin will stand up to pressure from Washington as the two nations spar over Moscow's decision to grant his son asylum. Lon Snowden's comments came on the day that President Barack Obama canceled a summit meeting with Putin planned for next month in retaliation for Russia giving refuge to Edward Snowden. ...




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