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Snowden Nominated by Norwegian Lawmakers for Nobel Peace Prize

Posted on AllSides January 29th, 2014
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Edward Snowden was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize by Norwegian politicians, including a former government minister, for contributing to transparency and global stability by exposing a U.S. surveillance program.

“The public debate and changes in policy that have followed in the wake of Snowden’s whistleblowing have contributed to a more stable and peaceful world order,” Norwegian parliamentarians Snorre Valen and Baard Vegar Solhjell said in the nomination letter obtained by Bloomberg.

Snowden, 30, fled to Hong Kong and then to Russia after leaking classified documents on the U.S. National...

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