National Security Spotlight

August 2013
Political Intelligence Briefing;8/20/2013, p9
The article reports on a controversial surveillance program related to mass and internet surveillance discussed at the White House news conference on Aug 9, 2013. It informs on reforms outlined by President Obama like amending the Patriot Act, setting up a team of experts to review the United States government intelligence and communications technologies to curb the misuse of the program. Information on Edward Snowden the former employee of the National Security Agency (NSA) is also included.


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