Archive for October, 2013

Greenwald ready to blow lid on NSA spying worldwide

NSA faces sweeping surveillance review as intelligence chiefs face hostile House Lawmakers move forward with bill to rein in programs amid signs of a split between White House and intelligence community U.K. may punish publication of NSA leaks Via Reuters, British Prime Minister David Cameron said on Monday his government was likely to act to […]

America is fighting in Yemen’s civil war

Exclusive: Germany, Brazil Turn to U.N. to Restrain American Spies Brazil and Germany today joined forces to press for the adoption of a U.N. General Resolution that promotes the right of privacy on the internet, marking the first major international effort to restrain the National Security Agency’s intrusions into the online communications of foreigners, according […]

Saudis sever links with U.S. over Syria

U.S. military investing heavily in Africa Increased U.S. spending, especially at Camp Lemonnier in Djibouti, reflects Africa’s growing importance to counter-terrorism efforts. Saudis sever links with U.S. over Syria Prince rejects UN council seat to show frustration at Obama’s failure to arm rebels U.S. tries to calm Saudi anger over Syria, Iran Saudi Arabia ‘failing […]