Saudi woman seeking asylum gets Twitter to help stop the deportation
She says if she is released back to her family they will kill her.
On Jan 7, 2019 by Alex Dalbey
Central American migrants seeking asylum turned away at U.S. border
About half of the caravan's migrants are children.
On Apr 30, 2018 by Samantha Grasso
The real reason why Germany is closing its border to Syrian refugees
Border politics aren't all they seem.
On Sep 17, 2015 by Sinthujan Varatharajah
With deadline looming, Snowden requests asylum extension in Russia
It appears National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden is in no rush to leave Russia.
On Jul 9, 2014 by Fran Berkman
State of Washington files lawsuit against Kickstarter scammer
The missing "Asylum" card deck could cost Eric Nash more than he made off it.
On May 4, 2014 by Miles Klee
Glenn Greenwald asks Brazil to give Snowden asylum
Life in Russia apparently isn't all borscht and vodka.
On Oct 10, 2013 by Kevin Collier
Edward Snowden has left the building
After spending more than a month stranded in Moscow’s airport, Edward Snowden was granted safe passage into Russia.
On Aug 1, 2013 by Joe Kloc
Snowden is 1 step closer to asylum in Russia
Four days after Edward Snowden announced he would apply for temporary asylum in Russia, Moscow finally has his application.
On Jul 16, 2013 by Kevin Collier
Can this “patriot” hacker derail Snowden’s asylum plans?
A hacker known as the Jester threatened to leak documents that would implicate some of Venezuela's government officials in the illegal drug trade.
On Jul 10, 2013 by Joe Kloc
Venezuela vows to protect Edward Snowden from “world’s most powerful empire”
President Nicolás Maduro offer the NSA whistleblower asylum late Friday, but it's unclear if he's williing to help with Snowden's transportation.
On Jul 6, 2013 by Kevin Collier
Julian Assange wins asylum to Ecuador
We tracked the drama as it unfolded on Twitter.
On Aug 16, 2012 by Lorraine Murphy