he working title of the Edward Snowden movie is still The Spy Who Remains in the Cold. Here's where we stand:Snowden could only fly out of Hong Kong because China allowed it.Snowden could only arrive in Moscow because Russia knew it - in co-operation with China. This is part of their strategic relationship, which includes the BRICS group (along with Brazil, India and South Africa) and the Shanghai Cooperation Organization. No official source though would ever confirm it.With the Latin American offers of asylum (Venezuela, Bolivia, Nicaragua; even Uruguay would consider it), we're approaching the clincher: Moscow is now calculating whether - and how - to help
Snowden reach his final destination while extracting maximum political capital out of Washington.