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Montevideo: Venezuela has still not received a proper reaction to its offer of asylum to former US spy contractor Edward Snowden, Venezuelan Foreign Minister Elias Jauatold Reuters on Thursday. "We communicated yesterday, we made a suggestion therefore far we haven't received an answer," Jaua said within the sidelines of a regional foreign ministers' meeting in Montevideo, Uruguay. Venezuela together with leftist allies Bolivia and Nicaragua have offered asylum to Snowden, who is wanted by Washington on espionage charges for divulging specifics of extensive, secret US surveillance programs. Snowden san francisco escort continues to be stuck in the transit section of Moscow's international airport since June 23 amid mounting speculation he might board your flight at any moment to journey to Latin America. Foreign ministers on the Mercosur bloc of South American nations are successfully navigating a summit on Friday when leaders are hoped for to retort to allegations Washington spied extensively in your neighborhood and last week's diversion of Bolivian President Evo Morales' plane over European airspace on suspicions Snowden was on board. "We've discussed the problem of spying within the continent, issues related to ... the correct of asylum," said Uruguay Secretary of state Luis Almagro. Mercosur is consists of Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay and Venezuela. The presidents of Ecuadorand Bolivia will even attend the meeting on Friday

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