White House: US had no role in detention of journalist’s partner
The United States was told that it was likely the partner of a Guardian journalist who has reported on the NSA leaks would be stopped at London’s Heathrow Airport, White House principal deputy press secretary John Earnest said. 
Politico reports: "This is a decision that they made on their own and not at the request of the United States," White House principal deputy press secretary Josh Earnest said.
David Miranda was held for nine hours at Heathrow and questioned under Britain’s Terrorism Act, according to Glenn Greenwald’s account in The Guardian.
Photo: Glenn Greenwald, right, and his partner David Miranda (Janine Gibson)

White House: US had no role in detention of journalist’s partner

The United States was told that it was likely the partner of a Guardian journalist who has reported on the NSA leaks would be stopped at London’s Heathrow Airport, White House principal deputy press secretary John Earnest said.

Politico reports: "This is a decision that they made on their own and not at the request of the United States," White House principal deputy press secretary Josh Earnest said.

David Miranda was held for nine hours at Heathrow and questioned under Britain’s Terrorism Act, according to Glenn Greenwald’s account in The Guardian.

Photo: Glenn Greenwald, right, and his partner David Miranda (Janine Gibson)

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