NSA Spying Will Continue Under New Limits

On Friday, President Obama defended U.S. electronic spying as an effective counter-terrorism measure while promising to put new restraints on global surveillance programs. The program’s details, leaked by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden last summer, have sparked debate among lawmakers and companies.

Published JAN. 17, 2014

Sources: White House, Press releases

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