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Edward Snowden joins twitter: 0.86 million followers with 7 tweets

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WASHINGTON: Former contractor of US Central Investigation Agency (CIA) Edward Snowden who leaked confidential information has now joined micro blogging site twitter.

Edward in his first tweet wrote “Can you hear me now?”

He wrote in his profile “I used to work for the government. Now I work for the public. ”

 

Snowden has stormed Twitter; he has only followed one twitter account, and yes! That is (National Security Agency (NSA).

 

Twitter verified Snowden’s account after an hour he made it, till than he had posted seve  tweets which got him 7.6 lac followers.

 

In response, ex-New York Gov. George Pataki called for Twitter to censor Snowden’s tweets, because that’s what great Americans do — suppress speech they don’t like: