US denies spying on the UN

The United Nations said it has received assurances from the US Government that its communications networks "are not and will not be monitored" by American intelligence agencies.

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Cameron defends GCHQ: 'The work they do is vital'

The Prime Minister has reiterated his support for the electronic spying agency GCHQ in the wake of claims that 35 world leaders have had their phones spied upon by the US.

“The work they do is vital, they will always have my support and they are properly scrutinised,” he said.

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