Edward Snowden Joins Twitter – Follows Only NSA

by Chaitanya Vankadaru 0

Edward Snowden

Edward Snowden joins Twitter and only follows NSAEdward Snowden has just joined Twitter a just few hours ago. The World’s most popular data privacy advocate and whistle blower, Edward Snowden tweeted for the first time “Can You Hear Me?” and his first tweet seems to be directed at the US National Security Agency (NSA).

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Snowden on Twitter

Snowden has gained more than 260,000 followers in just less than two hours. He also mentioned a bio  in twitter”I used to work for the government. Now I work for the public. Director at Freedom of Press”.  And interesting thing is that in just 11 hours, he gained a huge following of 7,70,000 in twitter as per the statistics. He always seem to be a Tough Guy to talk about,right? However, Snowden is now titled as Rector of the University of Glasgow and residing under temporary asylum of Russia.

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Edward Snowden is an American privacy activist and whistle blower who leaked classified information from US National Security Agency. Edward Snowden is employed on contract by the NSA wherein he leaked the most confidential and private documents of US Government in 2013. Edward Snowden’s previous employers include Dell and US CIA (Central Intelligence Agency). After the leakage mission, he flew to Russia consequently where he was offered a temporary asylum.

Read the leaked files here: http://www.theguardian.com/us-news/the-nsa-files