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Cameron pledges new law to monitor terror suspects' comms

Tuesday 13 January 2015 | 09:41 CET | News
After meeting intelligence officials in the wake of the terrorist attack on French magazine Charlie Hebdo, British prime minister David Cameron announced that if the Conservatives are elected in May, the government would introduce legislation within a year to provide a new framework for GCHQ and other agencies to break into and monitor terror suspects' communications if there is intelligence of an imminent attack. Government officials would not comment on whether they would try to tackle Snapschat and other such services, but the Prime said new legislation would be required in two areas,

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