Court ruling related to Snowden documents and journalist Glenn Greenwald says that national security interests trump press freedoms; Miranda vows to appeal
The U.S. and U.K.’s attempts at damage control after the Snowden leaks suggest the two countries are doing each other’s dirty work.
LONDON — Sometime before a plane from Berlin touched down at Heathrow Airport on Sunday morning, the British authorities placed a call to Washington to report that they would be detaining one of the passengers. David Miranda, 28, is not a U.S. citizen. However, he is the partner of a person of great interest to both the United States and U.K.: