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German intelligence spied on European govts - report

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The German intelligence service BND has eavesdropped on several European officials including high ranking members of the French ministry of state, the Elysee Palace of the French president and European Commission, according to German newspaper Sueddeutscher Zeitung and public broadcasters NDR and WDR citing government information. The espionage was done via the BND listening post in Bad Aibling and did not included economic espionage according to a secret report. In related news, German magazine Der Spiegel cited unnamed sources that BND has supported the US intelligence service NSA for years

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Companies: European Commission / European Commission
Countries: Germany
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