NBC Evening News for Sunday, Jun 23, 2013
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(White House: Kristen Welker) The flight of Edward Snowden to Russia with help from the WikiLeaks group with asylum in Ecuador as the goal after he left Hong Kong dodging espionage charges reviewed; details given about the government actions to void his passport, WikiLeaks statement quoted, the issue of the importance of the NSA documents Snowden leaked and the legal issues behind his international travels. [Senator Dianne FEINSTEIN, Representative Mike ROGERS - talk about bringing him back for trial.] [NBC's Ian WILLIAMS - says Hong Kong blamed American paperwork.] [International law expert Marion MANCUSO- talks about the law and statecraft.] [On "This Week," NSA director Gen. Keith ALEXANDER- says he has caused damage to the US.] ["The Guardian" reporter Glenn GREENWALD- explains Snowden's aims.]
(Studio: Lester Holt; Washington: Pete Williams) What the Justice Department has done to try to get Hong Kong to arrest and extradite Snowden discussed.
(Studio: Lester Holt; Washington: Andrea Mitchell) The potential diplomatic fallout from the matter with China executing Snowden's escape after he said the US had been cyberspying on China and the anger of Russian President Vladimir Putin with the US discussed.
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