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Russia Denounces U.S. Over C.I.A. Torture Report


MOSCOW — Often castigated by the United States over its record on human rights, democracy and civil liberties, Russia on Thursday seized on the Senate Intelligence Committee report on the use of torture by the C.I.A. to turn the tables

Europe privacy watchdogs demand details on NSA espionage

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Europe's data protection agencies are demanding details on the US spying in the continent, warning that Washington’s so-called PRISM spying program may have breached privacy laws. The G29, an umbrella organization that includes privacy watchdogs across Europe, said Monday that

European firms ‘could quit US internet providers over NSA scandal’


European commission vice-president says American cloud services providers could suffer loss of business. European businesses are likely to abandon the services of American internet providers because of the National Security Agency surveillance scandal, the European commission has warned. Neelie Kroes,