Nightly News   |  July 01, 2013

Snowden applies for political asylum in Russia

Russian president Vladimir Putin has said NSA leaker Edward Snowden should stop leaking American secrets if he intends to stay in the country. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

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>>> new involvements involving intel leaker edward snowden, what he's doing in moscow. he has applied for asylum in russia. putin says while on the one hand, russia will never turn snowden over to the u.s., but putin says he must stop releasing american secrets if he wants to stay there. he said he is unbowed in his convictions.