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China detains Canadians for spying

Arrest of couple who ran a coffee shop overlooking the Friendship bridge to North Korea comes a week after Ottawa’s claim of a Chinese cyber attack Asia homepage

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Russia wants Apple, SAP to cooperate against foreign spying

By Maria Kiselyova MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia has proposed that Apple Inc and SAP hand the government access to their source code to make sure their widely used products are not tools for spying on state institutions. The suggestion that … Continue reading

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Germany expels CIA station chief in Berlin over US spying row – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk Germany expels CIA station chief in Berlin over US spying rowTelegraph.co.ukGermany has expelled the CIA's station chief in Berlin in a dramatic rebuke to Washington after its security services uncovered two cases of alleged American spying in a week. … Continue reading

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Spying claims weigh on US-China talks

Observers say Snowden claims may have given China’s leaders the excuse to do what they have long wanted to do – favour their domestic tech industry Asia homepage

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Germany seeks US explanation over spying charges – Business Standard

Reuters Germany seeks US explanation over spying chargesBusiness StandardGermany's Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere has said that an explanation has been sought from the US intelligence services over its contact with a German man arrested last week on suspicion of … Continue reading

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Germany arrests man suspected of spying for US – BBC News

BBC News Germany arrests man suspected of spying for USBBC NewsAn employee of Germany's intelligence service has been arrested on suspicion of spying for the US, reports say. The man is said to have been trying to gather details about … Continue reading

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U.S. privacy board says NSA Internet spying program is effective but worrying

(Reuters) – The U.S. National Security Agency (NSA)'s data collection program has been an effective tool to enhance the country's security but some elements of the cyber-spying raises privacy concerns, a U.S. federal privacy watchdog said in a report. Privacy … Continue reading

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German parliament cuts ties with Verizon in wake of spying row

Germany's lower house of parliament has joined the government in cutting ties with U.S. telecoms firm Verizon Communications Inc , in reaction to a scandal last year over U.S. government spying and allegations firms were handing over data. According to … Continue reading

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German government cancels Verizon contract in wake of U.S. spying row

The German government has cancelled a contract with U.S. telecoms firm Verizon Communications inc as part of an overhaul of its internal communications, prompted by revelations last year of U.S. government spying. Reports based on disclosures by former U.S. intelligence … Continue reading

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Facebook CEO Zuckerberg phoned Obama to complain about spying

By Alexei Oreskovic SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg blasted the U.S. government's electronic surveillance practices on Thursday, saying he'd personally called President Barack Obama to voice his displeasure. "When our engineers work tirelessly to improve … Continue reading

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