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UK names new spy chief amid dispute with Washington

Britain on Monday named a new head for its communications spying agency GCHQ, which has been embroiled in a rare public row with Washington over allegations that it was used to snoop on Donald Trump.

UK says United States claims about spying will not be repeated

UK says United States claims about spying will not be repeated

British Prime Minister Theresa May has received assurances from the White House it would not repeat allegations that Britain`s GCHQ spy agency had helped former US President Barack Obama eavesdrop on Donald Trump.

UK court says politicians don't have protection from snooping

A British court has ruled that lawmakers do not have special protection from communications-monitoring, saying a 50-year-old rule against phone tapping has no legal force.