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New 'Kill List' Documents Point Finger at UK and Australia in US Drone War

Files released by NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden and analyzed by the Guardian reveal that British and Australian intelligence agencies may have supported covert strikes outside of war zones in operation codenamed 'Overhead'

Nadia Prupis ·


Spy Agency's Secret Plans to Foster Online "Conformity" and "Obedience" Exposed

Internal memo from secretive British spy unit exposes how GCHQ and NSA used human psychological research to create sophisticated online propaganda tools

Jon Queally ·


Rights Groups Take UK Government to Court Over 'Unfettered and Unprecedented' Spying

Organizations hope Brtish spy agency 'is finally held accountable for its unfettered spying on the world’s communications.'

Andrea Germanos ·



Privacy Advocates Decry UK Parliament Mass Surveillance Report

'This just confirms that the ISC lacks the sufficient independence and expertise to hold the agencies to account,' says civil liberties group

Nadia Prupis ·


Explosive New Snowden Doc: NSA/GCHQ Stole Vital Cell Phone Encryption Keys

New reporting by The Intercept, based on documents leaked by whistleblower, reveals how spy agencies hacked world's largest SIM card manufacturer

Jon Queally ·


In Latest Vindication of Snowden, Court Rules UK Mass Surveillance Illegal

'We must not allow agencies to continue justifying mass surveillance programmes using secret interpretations of secret laws,' said Privacy International director Eric King.

Nadia Prupis ·


GCHQ Spied on American, British Journalists, NSA Files Show

Investigative journalists listed among terrorists and hackers on threat assessment list

Nadia Prupis ·


New Snowden Docs Reveal Wider Net of NATO 'Kill List' Targets

Reporting by Der Spiegel shows low-level suspected Taliban, drug traffickers targeted for killing

Andrea Germanos ·


Military-Grade Malware Linked to US and British Intelligence Agencies

With 'degree of technical competence rarely seen,' Regin technology found infecting government and telecom systems in Russia and Saudi Arabia

Lauren McCauley ·

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