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Edward Snowden Reportedly Swore an Oath to Russia in Exchange for a Passport

Edward Snowden Reportedly Swore an Oath to Russia in Exchange for a Passport

Photo: Phillip Faraone (Getty Images) Edward Snowden, the United States’ most notorious surveillance whistleblower, now holds a Russian passport. In exchange for the document, Snowden, considered both a patriot and a traitor in the US depending on who you ask, has reportedly sworn an oath of allegiance to the Russian state. The former NSA contractor’s …

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G-7 joins EU on -per-barrel price cap on Russian oil

EU edges closer to $60-per-barrel Russian oil price cap

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union was edging closer to setting a $60-per-barrel price cap on Russian oil — a highly anticipated and complex political and economic maneuver designed to keep Russia’s supplies flowing into global markets while clamping down on President Vladimir Putin’s ability to fund his war in Ukraine. EU nations sought to …

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