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Half-Siblings I: Hong Kong and Rodel

half-siblings i: But Rodel's excitement over a new beginning in Canada has been tempered by concerns for the other five of Snowden's helpers who remain in Hong Kong, including Keana's father and two half-siblings, according to CTV. I am asking Canada to recognize the dire situation they are in in Hong Kong, she told CTV News Montreal. Vanessa Rodel and her seven-year-old daughter arrived in Toronto on Monday, nearly two months after the federal government formally granted them refugee status. Their arrival on Canadian soil marks the end of a chapter dating back to 2013, when Snowden fled to Hong Kong after leaking classified documents from the U.S. National Security Agency. I don't have regrets to help him, said Rodel. The so-called Angels hid Snowden until he fled Hong Kong, eventually being stopped in Russia where he now has asylum. ( As reported in the news.