NSA Dragnet: Snowden Leak Reveals Mass Spying During G8, G20 Summits
US may have illegally monitored foreign dignitaries as well as wider population
Nov 28, 2013
The latest revelation to come from the Edward Snowden leaks highlights how the NSA conducted a mass spying exercise with the co-operation of Canadian authorities during international meetings in order to further certain policy goals.
In a report by The Canadian Broadcasting Company, it is revealed that Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s government colluded with the NSA during the 2010 G8 and G20 summits in Toronto.