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Snowden To Call For End To Surveillance In U.K. Christmas Address

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The address is scheduled to be broadcast on UK's Channel 4, which has a tradition of airing an alternative response to the Queen's Christmas day address, and was filmed in Moscow by Laura Poitras, the filmmaker who previously collaborated with Snowden.

Snowden's disclosures have also been problematic for the British journalists who worked with his material. Earlier this month, British police said they were investigating whether journalists at the Guardian committed terrorism offenses by publishing the leaked documents, which security officials said contained information about British spies.

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