Former CIA and NSA USA Edward Snowden in an interview with The Guardian, expressed the hope that us President Barack Obama will pardon him before leaving office of the President. He said that the possibility of pardon exists for exceptional cases, and his case is one of them.
“Pardon invented for situations which may not meet the letter of the law, but with ethical and moral points of view are necessary,” said Snowden.
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