Archive: 1/8/2014
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  1/8/2014, Shevat 7, 5774

Eavesdropping Update: Obama Invites Merkel to US


US President Barack Obama invited German Chancellor Angela Merkel to an official visit to the capital city of Washington DC. President Obama's invitation follows allegations that the United States had eavesdropped on the Chancellor's cell phone. The eavesdropping allegations come from Edward Snowden, a former National Security Agency employee who fled the country.