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Snowden 'stuck' in Moscow as Ecuador warns on asylum
Snowden 'stuck' in Moscow as Ecuador warns on asylum

US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden spent a fourth day at a Moscow airport on Wednesday with his travel plans still a mystery as Ecuador warned it could take months to consider his asylum request.

Snowden 'stuck' in Moscow as Ecuador warns on asylum
Venezuela says would consider asylum for Snowden
Venezuela says would consider asylum for Snowden

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro said Tuesday he would consider an asylum request from US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden if the country receives one.

Venezuela says would consider asylum for Snowden
Putin says Snowden at Moscow airport, rejects extradition
Putin says Snowden at Moscow airport, rejects extradition

Vladimir Putin has described US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden as " a free man," confirming that he is still in a Moscow airport transit zone and rejecting calls for his extradition to the United States.

Putin says Snowden at Moscow airport, rejects extradition
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Spy marketing: CIA rolls out 'new and improved website'

The CIA prides itself on secrecy but the spy agency unveiled a revamped website Monday that promises a user-friendly layout and a "sleeker, more modern web experience."

Spy marketing: CIA rolls out 'new and improved website'
Snowden hoodwinks world on Cuba magical mystery tour
Snowden hoodwinks world on Cuba magical mystery tour

Throughout the 12-hour Aeroflot flight from Moscow to Havana, the window seat 17A stood conspicuously empty, waiting for a passenger who never came.

Snowden hoodwinks world on Cuba magical mystery tour
US pressures Russia on Snowden, slams China
US pressures Russia on Snowden, slams China

The White House pressured Russia to expel fugitive US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden and warned China it had harmed efforts to rebuild trust by allowing him to leave Hong Kong.

US pressures Russia on Snowden, slams China
China outsmarted US in Snowden chess game: experts
China outsmarted US in Snowden chess game: experts

China interceded to allow Edward Snowden's dramatic flight from Hong Kong, calculating that infuriating the United States for now was necessary to prevent deeper corrosion to their relationship.

China outsmarted US in Snowden chess game: experts
Fugitive US leaker in Moscow, seeks Ecuador asylum
Fugitive US leaker in Moscow, seeks Ecuador asylum

Washington was scrambling to stop fugitive intelligence leaker Edward Snowden as the former IT contractor was Monday expected to head for asylum in Ecuador after arriving in Moscow.

Fugitive US leaker in Moscow, seeks Ecuador asylum
Obama meets privacy board on spy programs
Obama meets privacy board on spy programs

President Barack Obama held a "candid" meeting with a privacy watchdog board, as he makes the case his White House has not abused power with Internet and telephone surveillance programs.

Obama meets privacy board on spy programs
Snowden extradition would be a 'betrayal': China media
Snowden extradition would be a 'betrayal': China media

A state-backed Chinese newspaper Monday said extraditing former spy Edward Snowden to the United States would be a "betrayal" of his trust and a "face-losing outcome" for Beijing.

Snowden extradition would be a 'betrayal': China media
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All governments hack secret data: Huawei

Using the Internet to spy and steal sensitive data is standard practice by all countries, according to the security chief of controversial Chinese telecoms giant Huawei.

All governments hack secret data: Huawei
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Australia confirms 'Prisoner X' worked for Israel

Australia on Wednesday admitted for the first time that a man found hanged in a Tel Aviv jail worked for the Israeli government.

Australia confirms 'Prisoner X' worked for Israel
Israel PM: exposing intelligence harms security
Israel PM: exposing intelligence harms security

Exposure of intelligence activities can "badly damage" state security, Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday in his first remarks on the arrest and death of a jailed Australian-Israeli with Mossad links.

Israel PM: exposing intelligence harms security
Senate renews warrantless surveillance act
Senate renews warrantless surveillance act

The Senate approved a five-year extension Friday of a George W. Bush-era surveillance law that allows US spy agencies to conduct wiretapping on foreign citizens without a warrant.

Senate renews warrantless surveillance act
US steps up spying on Iran's nuclear reactor: report
US steps up spying on Iran's nuclear reactor: report

US intelligence agencies have significantly stepped up spying operations on Iran's Bushehr nuclear reactor prompted by concerns about the security of weapons-grade plutonium there.

US steps up spying on Iran's nuclear reactor: report
Bond fans set to mark 50 years of big-screen style
Bond fans set to mark 50 years of big-screen style

A series of events are to be held on Friday to mark the 50th anniversary of the James Bond films, the iconic spy saga that helped define half-a-century of cultural, political and technological upheaval.

Bond fans set to mark 50 years of big-screen style
Libya to question extradited Kadhafi spy chief
Libya to question extradited Kadhafi spy chief

Libya was Thursday set to question Moamer Kadhafi's former spy chief Abdullah al-Senussi following his extradition from Mauritania as the US and rights groups urged that he receive a fair trial.

Libya to question extradited Kadhafi spy chief