Dan Froomkin at the Intercept has more.
The White House response was written by Lisa Monaco. She includes this:
“He should come home to the United States, and be judged by a jury of his peers.”
How can he be judged by a jury lacking an opportunity to clarify his defense? According to Glenn Grennwald:
He’s barred under the Espionage Act even from arguing that his leaks were justified; he wouldn’t be permitted to utter a word in this area that.
We were also found by phrases: