The U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) has spied not only on German Chancellor Angela Merkel, but also on numerous high-ranking government members such as the economy and finance ministers, German media reported on Wednesday.
French President Francois Hollande will speak with his US counterpart Barack Obama "in the coming hours" to discuss reports that the US spied on him and two predecessors, parliamentarians said Wednesday.
Following disclosures of devastating breaches of US government computer networks, officials told lawmakers Tuesday even more intrusions may be discovered with investigations and deployment of new security tools.
A journalist who published the first reports from Edward Snowden`s leaked documents offered a detailed rebuttal Monday to allegations that Russian and Chinese spies accessed the former intelligence contractor`s files.
Germany`s top public prosecutor closed a year-long investigation into the suspected tapping of Chancellor Angela Merkel`s cell phone by U.S. spies, saying there was a lack of evidence that would stand up in court.
A Rwandan journalist has been arrested and charged with "spying" in neighbouring Burundi, law officials said Friday, as the country clamps down on media whom they blame for organising anti-government protests.
The man responsible for reviewing Britain's anti-terrorism laws called Thursday for more judicial oversight over data interception as ministers prepare legislation firming up the powers of security services following leaks by Edward Snowden.
Airbus Group said on Thursday it planned to complain to the German authorities over reports that the country`s foreign intelligence agency had helped the United States to spy on it and other European firms.