At a time when Russia is at a cold war with almost all the West in concerned with Ukraine, Edward Snowden residence permit in the country has only added more fuel to the whole situation. Edward Snowden who is wanted by the US authorities had taken refuge in Russia last year. But as the one year time ended worries had started for Edward concerning whether he would be further granted to stay in the country or not. But his worry was over when he had been granted a three year residence permit.
According to Edward’s lawyer, after completing five years in the country, Edward could also apply for citizenship if he desires to. Edward’s lawyer also confirmed the fact that at the present moment Edward is learning Russian and is also working at an IT company. Kiran Kidwai – International Desk, NMTV