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France demands details of NSA surveillance of its citizens

Tuesday 22 October 2013 | 05:42 CET | News
Between 10 December 2012 and 8 January 2013, the US National Security Administration made 70.3 million recordings of the phone communication of French citizens, according to Le Monde, which based its revelations on information leaked about the NSA's Prism programme by former NSA IT contractor Edward Snowden. The newspaper claims that the NSA's targets include people with suspected links to terrorist activities as well as people connected to the worlds of business, politics and government. Documents also revealed the existence of a programme called "Upstream", which the NSA uses to tap

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