Edward Snowden 'not welcome in Britain'

The Associated Press reports that the whistleblower who leaked information about top secret US documents will not be allowed into Britain. AP says a request has been made to not allow him on any flights to the the UK.

Edward Snowden was the whistleblower behind leaks about secret US government surveillance programmes
Edward Snowden was the whistleblower behind leaks about secret US government surveillance programmes Credit: Guardian/Glenn Greenwald/Laura Poitras

Advertisement

Whistleblower 'UK flights ban'

The British government has reportedly issued an alert to airlines around the world, urging them not to allow US whistleblower Edward Snowden to board flights to Britain.