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Argentine president live-tweets her efforts to aid Bolivia’s Morales

Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner annotates, on Twitter, her campaign to rally fellow Latin heads of state.

Ecuador’s strange journey from embracing Snowden to turning him away

Why did President Rafael Correa seemingly cool on sheltering the NSA leaker?

  • Juan Forero
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  • Jul 2, 2013

Snowden’s mission, ideals have been subsumed by international politics

The same idealism that led Snowden to release U.S. secrets may have landed him in Moscow and under Putin's thumb.

Ecuador also sheltered a Snowden-like asylum-seeker from Belarus (after jailing him)

The case sheds a different light on the country's seemingly political hints that it might shelter Snowden.

  • Max Fisher
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  • Jun 26, 2013

Snowden’s Russia problem: Why a libertarian activist made friends with authoritarian states

How did the NSA leaker end up working with governments that represent everything he says he opposes?

  • Max Fisher
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  • Russia
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  • Jun 24, 2013

Why journalist-jailing Ecuador would open its arms to Edward Snowden

The country has positioned itself as a bulwark against American imperialism, partly to justify restrictions at home.

  • Max Fisher
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  • Jun 24, 2013