Tag Archives: CIA

U.S. Justice Department is restructuring its national security prosecutors to deal with cyber attacks

The U.S. Justice Department is restructuring its national security prosecution team to deal with cyber attacks and the threat of sensitive technology ending up in the wrong hands, as American business and government agencies face more intrusions. The revamp, led … read more

NSA Man Snowden’s girlfriend living with him in Russia

Edward Snowden’s girlfriend living with him in Moscow, film reveals. Lindsay Mills, thought to have been deserted by Snowden before NSA revelations, appears beside whistleblower in Citizenfour   theguardian.com – The mystery of the whereabouts of Edward Snowden’s long-time girlfriend … read more

U.S. court to hear appeal over keeping U.S. demands for telecom records secret

A U.S. appeals court is set to hear arguments on Wednesday on whether the Federal Bureau of Investigation can force Internet and telecommunications firms to turn over customer records without revealing the government’s demands. A lower court judge in San … read more

Edward Snowden has been granted permission to stay in Russia

Edward Snowden’s lawyer says the NSA whistleblower has been granted permission to stay in Russia for three more years. Snowden last year was granted temporary asylum of one year in Russia, but that ran out on Aug. 1. His lawyer, … read more

Merkel blasts U.S. spying, hopes Washington will change tack

Angela Merkel said on Saturday that new allegations of U.S. spying showed Berlin and Washington were completely at odds over how they viewed the role of intelligence, and she hoped German action would persuade the United States not to spy … read more

Germany investigating 2nd USA spy suspect.

German authorities are investigating a second spy case reportedly involving the U.S., a week after the arrest of a German intelligence employee cast a new shadow over relations between the two countries. Federal prosecutors said Wednesday that police raided properties … read more

German intel worker suspected of US spying

Chancellor Angela Merkel’s spokesman said Friday that she had been informed of the arrest of a German man who, according to media reports, is an intelligence service employee accused of spying for the United States.  Federal prosecutors said a 31-year-old … read more