The US has pressured Hong Kong to act soon on its request to extradite National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden to face espionage charges, Reuters reported.
"If Hong Kong doesn't act soon, it will complicate our bilateral relations and raise questions about Hong Kong's commitment to the rule of law", a senior Obama administration official said.
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