NSA – Information Revealed by the Weekly Der Spiegel

Statement made by Laurent Fabius, Minister of Foreign Affairs

Paris, June 30 2013.

France has today requested explanations from the American authorities regarding information revealed by the German weekly Der Spiegel; according to this publication, the National Security Agency (NSA) has spied on European Union institutions.

If these reports are confirmed, this activity would be totally unacceptable.

We expect the American authorities to promptly address the legitimate concerns raised by these revelations in the press.

Last modified on 01/07/2013

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