National Security Agency Breaking News: Bolivian Leader's Plane Rerouted on Snowden Fear

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National Security Agency Breaking News: Bolivian Leader's Plane Rerouted on Snowden Fear

by Wochit 0:53 mins

The plane carrying Bolivian President Evo Morales home from Russia was rerouted to Austria on Tuesday after France and Portugal refused to let it cross their airspace because of suspicions that NSA leaker Edward Snowden was on board, the country's foreign minister said. Lon Snowden, the father of NSA leaker Edward Snowden, frustrated by his inability to reach out directly to his son, wrote him an open letter, extolling him for "summoning the American people to confront the growing danger of tyranny." MOSCOW (AP) ? NSA leaker Edward Snowden's best chance of finding refuge outside the United States may hinge on the president of Venezuela, who was in Moscow on Tuesday meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

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