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Russia rejects US demand for Snowden’s extradition

Russia rejects US demand for Snowden’s extradition

June 26, AP – Russian President Putin told reporters during a trip to Finland on Tuesday that Moscow does not have an extradition treaty with the United States, and therefore would not hand over the whistleblower Snowden to Washington. “He came as a transit passenger and he does not need a visa or other documents,” […]

June 25, 2013 | By More
‘Taksim is everywhere’ Turkish Germans protest in Cologne against Erdogan

‘Taksim is everywhere’ Turkish Germans protest in Cologne against Erdogan

June 23, AP – At least 30,000 people participated in the Cologne demonstration against the Turkish government on Saturday. The organizers, the Alevi Community in Germany organization, estimated the turnout at roughly 80,000 people. Tens of thousands of Turkish people living in Germany have taken to the streets of Cologne, protesting against Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s […]

June 23, 2013 | By More