By AFP on Jan 17, 2014
Powers to be slightly curtailed, but the NSA still gets to conduct mass surveillance.
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President Barack Obama trimmed the powers of the secretive US eavesdropping agency Friday by calling for new privacy safeguards, but allowed bulk phone data sweeps to continue as an anti-terror tool. In a long-awaited speech outlining changes to programs…
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