Exclusive: UK’s secret Mid-East internet surveillance base is revealed in Edward Snowden leaks – UK Politics – UK – The Independent

This is an amazing, MUST READ, exclusive article published in the Independent on Saturday. Check it out!

via Exclusive: UK’s secret Mid-East internet surveillance base is revealed in Edward Snowden leaks – UK Politics – UK – The Independent.

The Independent article cites Edward Snowden as the source of this latest revelation. Meanwhile, on his Twitter micro-blog Snowden says:

The paper of Robert Fisk is damaging its reputation with flat-out lies. http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/exclusive-uks-secret-mideast-internet-surveillance-base-is-revealed-in-edward-snowden-leaks-8781082.html … I never revealed this information at all.

So what’s going on?

Well one explanation, according to Glenn Grenwald, US attorney and author, is that the UK Government is now leaking documents about itself.

Any thoughts?

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We have good cause to abhor the surveillance state – FT.com

Sidewalk surveillance

Sidewalk surveillance (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

This is an excellent, MUST READ article by Constanze Stelzenmüller published in the FT. Check it out!

via We have good cause to abhor the surveillance state – FT.com.

The article takes a hard look at surveillance in Germany in light of Snowden.

Any thoughts?

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