Assange: Edward Snowden 'left Hong Kong for Ecuador'

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has claimed that Edward Snowden left Hong Kong on 23rd June bound for Ecuador via Russia and other states.

He said Snowden is not a traitor or a spy but "a whistleblower who has told the public an important truth."

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Snowden 'not accepted asylum'

WikiLeaks has said US intelligence agency leaker Edward Snowden has "not yet formally accepted" an asylum offer from Venezuela. It came after a senior Russian politician clarified an earlier tweet that Mr Snowden has accepted an offer from Venezuela