The US has expressed displeasure at Snowden's public appearance in Moscow. He says he will try to get to Latin America.
Russia has dismissed the latest sanctions imposed on it by the US over its annexation of Crimea. President Vladimir Putin has said his country would not be intimidated or isolated over the Ukraine crisis.
A Russian activist is facing a total of 10 years in prison on fraud charges. Prosecutors asked a Moscow court to convict Alexei Navalny who had already been handed a suspended sentence on embezzlement charges.
The ruble's plunge in value has prompted some Russians to rush into big-ticket purchases, while others despair as to how they will repay foreign currency loans - or even afford food. Fiona Clark reports from Moscow.
The trio responsible for breaking last year's NSA spying scandal have been honored for defending human rights. Prominent Germans praised the work of Edward Snowden, journalist Glenn Greenwald and filmmaker Laura Poitras.
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