German FM and staff were targets of systematic NSA taps

By , and Julian Assange (WikiLeaks)

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Professional landline and mobile phones of German foreign minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier, along with the phones of his ministry’s key staff, were systematically tapped by the US National Security Agency (NSA) Mediapart can reveal, in a report in cooperation with whistleblower website WikiLeaks, French daily Libération and German daily Süddeutsche Zeitung.