Germany to probe allegations NSA tapped Merkel's phone

June 4, 2014 12:37 PM

16 0

Germany to probe allegations NSA tapped Merkel's phone

Germany's federal prosecutor said Wednesday that he is launching a formal investigation into allegations that the U.S. National Security Agency had monitored German Chancellor Angela Merkel's cellphone.

Prosecutor Harald Range announced that he was taking the step after an extensive review into the allegations of phone surveillance, which were first raised by NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden.

Read more

To category page

Loading...