Mills first shared about their first expecting story on Twitter. The famous acrobat and a blogger shared a silhouette picture of Snowden kissing her baby bump. She even wrote that after a long time, their greatest collaboration is coming soon. Fugitive whistleblower is extremely happy with their would-be parent news. Both of them are already expecting their first child together. On Wednesday, they announced their first pregnancy news. Initially, Mills posted about the news on Twitter. The silhouette picture that Mills posted on Twitter showed Snowden crouching and kissing her baby bump.
Both of them are extremely happy with the collaboration. Later on, Mills posted for the second time that the expecting baby would be ‘citizen five’. In the documentary Citizenfour, Snowden showed how he lifts the lid on the NSA spying scandal. Snowden commented on the post and said,’ you made me believe in happy conclusions. I love you, darling.’ The fans of both Snowden and Mills congratulated them. Along with that, jokes were made on both of them regarding the pregnancy.
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One of the comments on the pregnancy post mentioned ‘I wonder if Google already knew the gender?’ Another comment mentioned ‘Congrats! I’m sure Ed will pick the most secure baby monitor.’ Both of them are staying in their new residency in Russia. The pregnancy announcement was their second good news for the Snowden family. The reason behind this is, Edward finally got his new residency in Russia last Thursday.
The ex-US intelligence officer who in 2013 revealed that the US government is spying on its citizens. After that, he has been living in exile since the secret revealed. Soon after that, he shifted to Russia and is currently staying over there. Earlier, Snowden mentioned that he is hoping to get back to the United States soon. On top of that, Anatoly Kucherena on 22 October mentioned that his residency permit got an extension. Now, the residency permit has become indefinite. Currently, he is staying with his wife in Russia and soon would return to the US.
This entire situation became possible after Russia made recent changes in the immigration law. Anatoly even added that Snowden filed for the process in April, but the pandemic made the process slow. Finally, everything is coming back on track. The US is searching for Snowden on espionage as charges of revealing secret information. Many fans and interviewers asked Kucherena regarding Snowden’s return to the US. She said that if the US closes his case, he would surely return.