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Spain colluded in NSA spying - report

Wednesday 30 October 2013 | 15:04 CET | News
Spain's national intelligence centre, CNI, colluded with the US National Security Agency (NSA) in the widespread surveillance of Spanish citizens, according to a report from Spanish newspaper El Mundo. The revelations about eavesdropping on Spanish phone lines, based on files leaked by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden, caused outrage when reported earlier in the week and even prompted the Spanish prime minister Mariano Rajo to summon the US ambassador for an explanation. However, it now appears that the CNI not only knew about the work of the NSA but also facilitated it. Rajoy has

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