Dutch tapping watchdog issues first annual report

Friday 26 April 2019 | 11:04 CET | News
The watchdog for tapping requests from the Dutch security services has issued its first annual report since new legislation took effect last May. It shows that only around one in 20 requests to access private communications by the AIVD and MIVD is rejected by the regulator. 

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