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6th Dec 2016

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NSA targets Norway mobile calls

The US intelligence agency, the NSA, reportedly snooped on 33 million mobile telephone calls in Norway between 10 December 2012 to 8 January 2013, reports NRK. The revelations come from a document entitled "Norway" leaked by former NSA agent Edward Snowden. Germany, Spain and France were also allegedly targeted.

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