By Michael Winter, USA Today
Edward Snowden says he’s more than just a hacker or systems administrator, as the Obama administration and media have portrayed him.
He worked undercover for the CIA and the National Security Agency.
“I was trained as a spy in sort of the traditional sense of the word, in that I lived and worked undercover overseas — pretending to work in a job that I’m not — and even being assigned a name that was not mine,” the master secrets spiller tells NBC News in his first interview with a U.S. TV network.
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