BREAKING NEWS

BREAKING NEWS

Snowden awarded 'Alternative Nobel Prize'

Now Reading:

Snowden awarded 'Alternative Nobel Prize'

Text size Aa Aa

Edward Snowden, wanted by the United States for leaking extensive secrets of its electronic surveillance programmes, has been awarded Sweden’s Right Livelihood Honorary Award often referred to as the “Alternative Nobel Prize”.

The award’s foundation said he was chosen for his work on press freedom.