Edward Snowden was allowed to leave Hong Kong for Moscow on Sunday July 23 and is now seeking asylum in Ecuador. The US had filed a request for Snowden’s arrest, but Hong Kong’s government maintains that the documents did not fulfill legal requirements. Some sources also claim that central leaders in Beijing arranged Snowden’s departure in order to avoid a potentially embarrassing extradition battle.
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SR: The Week’s China Reads
Every week, China Program’s Senior Advisor Dr. Robert A. Kapp compiles a reading list and provides commentary, for you to better understand China.
Robert A. Kapp is senior advisor to the China Program at the Carter Center. He has been principal of Robert A. Kapp and Associates, a business consulting firm, since 2004. From 1994 through 2004 he served as President of the United States-China Business Council…