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US tells Russia will not seek death penalty for Snowden

Attorney General Eric Holder speaks at anevent, on July 16, 2013, in Orlando, Florida. The United States will not seek the death penalty for fugitive intelligence leaker Edward Snowden, according to a letter from Holder obtained by AFP Friday.The United States has told Russia it will not seek the death penalty nor torture fugitive intelligence leaker Edward Snowden, in an attempt to convince Moscow to turn him over. The assurances came in a letter obtained by AFP Friday that Attorney General Eric Holder sent to Russian Justice Minister Alexander Konovalov.