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Tony Abbott

Gmail, Skype And Facebook Excluded from Australia's Data Retention Scheme

Australia has announced a new update to its data retention service.


U.S. Uses Secret Aircraft to Track Cellphones

The U.S. Department of Justice are using small aircraft carriers - which mimic cellphone towers - to intercept and record user information.


Snowden Says U.K. Mass Surveillance even worse than U.S.

Edward Snowden appeared on Observer Festival of Ideas to talk about mass surveillance in the United Kingdom, and why it is a bigger issue than the NSA in the U.S.

New Zealand Prime Minister John Key

Snowden: New Zealand Spied On Citizens, Government Denial ‘False’

New Zealand has been actively involved in mass Internet surveillance activities and denials of such from Prime Minister John Key are false, said NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden in an article at The Intercept published Sunday.

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