Snowden Scrap Ecuador Thumbs Nose at Washington

In the latest tit for tat in the controversy over Edward Snowden's asylum application, Ecuador has terminated a trade agreement with Washington. President Rafael Correa will score points for standing up to the US, but some worry sanctions could follow.
Ecuador's President Rafael Correa may have no other choice politically but to grant Edward Snowden asylum.

Ecuador's President Rafael Correa may have no other choice politically but to grant Edward Snowden asylum.

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