US declines comment on Venezuela's Snowden asylum

The White House has declined to comment on Venezuela's offer of asylum to Us intelligence whistleblower Edward Snowden, according to Reuters.


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