Hong Kong now known for something other than skyline: Edward Snowden's refuge

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 11 June, 2013, 10:09pm
UPDATED : Thursday, 29 August, 2013, 4:13am

"Media frenzy" is certainly an understated way to describe the scramble by journalists to get their hands on any information regarding the Edward Snowden's flight to Hong Kong. Why Hong Kong? Which "plush" hotel is he staying in? Where is he now? Will Hong Kong let him stay? 

Here is what media are saying about Snowden and Hong Kong, in roughly the last 48 hours:

He's nowhere to be found

What does Beijing and the rest of China make of it?

He’s in Hong Kong. What?

He's not safe in Hong Kong

US-Hong Kong extradition treaty

What's next for Snowden?