Tag: Hans-Georg Maassen

Germany is ‘planning to step up counter-espionage’: report


Germany is planning to possibly resume counter-espionage measures against several Western allies, according to a report in the news magazine Spiegel. The report said British and US embassies could be targeted. Germany is debating plans to expand its counter-espionage personnel

US-Germany anti-spy deal to include corporate espionage ban


  A nascent agreement between Germany and the US not to spy on each other will have a ban on industrial espionage hard-wired into it. The deal is reported to be in the pipeline and may come into force as