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  10/25/2013, Cheshvan 21, 5774

White House: We Collect Intelligence Like Other Nations

The White House responded on Thursday night to The Guardian report that the NSA intercepted calls of 35 world leaders by stating, "We are not going to comment publicly on every specific alleged intelligence activity.”

A White House spokesman added that the United States “gathers foreign intelligence of the type gathered by all nations.”