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U.S. National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden is seen in this still image taken from a video during an interview with the Guardian in his hotel room in Hong Kong. Photo: Reuters

Surveillance whistleblower Edward Snowden hiding in Hong Kong

The 29-year-old employee of defence contractor Booz Allen Hamilton has revealed his identity and location in a series of interviews published today. "I have no intention of hiding who I am because I know I have done nothing wrong," he told The Guardian.