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Edward Snowden
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Edward Snowden in 2013
Born Edward Joseph Snowden
(1983-06-21) 21 Juin 1983 (age 35)
Elizabeth City, North Carolina, U.S.
Residence Roushie (temporar asylum) 3 years
Naitionality American
Thrift Seestem admeenistrator
Employer Booz Allen Hamilton
Kunia Camp, Hawaii, U.S.
(till June 10, 2013)
Kent for Revealin details o classifee'd Unitit States govrenment surveillance programs
Term Februar 18, 2014–present
Criminal charge
Theft o govrenment property, unauthorisit communication o naitional defense information, an willful communication o classifee'd intelligence tae a unauthorisit person (Juin 2013)
Awairds Sam Adams Award (2013)[1]
Right Livelihood Award (2014)[2]
Stuttgart Peace Prize (2014)[3]
Signatur Edward Snowden signature 2013.svg

Edward Joseph Snowden (born 21 Juin 1983) is an American computer profeesional, umwhile Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) employee, an umwhile contractor for the Unitit States govrenment who copiet an leakit classifee'd information frae the National Security Agency (NSA) in 2013 athoot prior authorization. His disclosurs revealed numerous global surveillance programs, mony run bi the NSA an the Five Eyes Intelligence Alliance wi the cooperation o telecommunication companies an European govrenments.

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  1. "Former U.S. officials give NSA whistleblower Snowden award in Russia". Haaretz. October 10, 2013. Retrieved April 11, 2015. 
  2. Ritter, Karl (September 24, 2014). "Snowden Honored With 'Alternative Nobel'". ABC News. Associated Press. Archived frae the oreeginal on September 24, 2014. 
  3. "Edward Snowden Receives Stuttgart Peace Prize 2014". Fars News Agency. November 24, 2014. 

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