Snowden Won’t Talk About His Time In Hong Kong – And Now We Know Why
MICHAEL B KELLEY
JUN. 30, 2014, 3:21 PM
http://www.businessinsider. com/snowden-in-hong-kong-2014- 6
A monitor broadcasts news of U.S. charges against Edward Snowden, a former contractor at the National Security Agency, at a shopping mall in Hong Kong on June 22, 2013.
Edward Snowden has provided few details about his flight from the U.S. and subsequent month-long stay in Hong Kong in May 2013.
We now have a better idea why that’s the case after some on-the-ground reporting by Edward Jay Epstein of The Wall Street Journal.
Significantly, WSJ confirmed that Snowden did not arrive at the five-star Mira Hotel – where he gave an estimated 200,000 NSA documents to journalists Glenn Greenwald and Laura Poitras – until June 1.
And a source familiar with the Defense Intelligence Agency’s report on the Snowden affair told…
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