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MOSCOW, July 1 (Itar-Tass) - Russia’s Federal Migration Service has refuted the mass media reports that the fugitive former CIA analyst Edwards Snowden has asked the Russian government to grant a political asylum to him.
“The information published in some foreign media on an ostensible request from Snowden to grant him political asylum stands at variance with reality,” he said.