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Obama won’t pardon Snowden, despite petition

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Obama won't pardon Snowden, despite petition
  • Cio
  • 2 years ago
Obama won't pardon Snowden, despite petition
U.S. President Barack Obama won’t pardon National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden, despite strong public support for it, the White House said Tuesday.

A petition on WhiteHouse.gov calling for Obama to pardon Snowden has nearly 168,000 signatures, but that’s not enough to sway the president, said Lisa Monaco, Obama’s advisor on homeland security and counterterrorism.

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