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Edward Snowden signs up to Twitter

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By Euronews  with Reuters
Edward Snowden signs up to Twitter

Fugitive US intelligence worker Edward Snowden has signed up to Twitter from exile in Russia.

His first tweet, “Can you hear me now?” was re-tweeted 25,000 times in an hour.

He got 171 thousand followers in less than an hour but is following only one account himself – his former employer, the US National Security Agendy.