Snowden and his wife seek to be Russian-US dual nationals
November 1, 2020
MOSCOW (AP) — Former U.S. security contractor Edward Snowden said Monday that he and his wife intend to apply for Russian citizenship without renouncing their U.S. citizenship.
Snowden, a former contractor with the U.S. National Security Agency, has been living in Russia since 2013 to escape prosecution in the U.S. after leaking classified documents detailing government surveillance programs. He was granted permanent residency last month, his Russian lawyer said.
Snowden's wife Lindsay Mills, an American who has been living with him in Russia, announced last week that the couple are expe...