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

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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

Merkel complains to Obama as Germany says US spies may have targeted her mobile phone

German Chancellor Merkel holds a BlackBerry Z10 smartphone featuring high security Secusite software at the booth of Secusmart during her opening tour at the CeBit computer fair in Hanover

BERLIN — German Chancellor Angela Merkel complained to President Barack Obama on Wednesday after learning that U.S. intelligence may have targeted her mobile phone, saying that would be “a serious breach of trust” if confirmed. For its part, the White

Pakistani man arrested for military espionage in Germany

BERLIN: A Pakistani man working in a German technology research centre has been arrested and detained on suspicion of military espionage, Germany’s state prosecutor said Thursday. The 28-year-old employee was registered as a student at the centre where he worked