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: Spy agencies keep the UK safe

David Cameron has defended GCHQ amid claims that world leaders' phone calls were monitored, saying British intelligence agencies "keep our people safe".

The Prime Minister told an EU summit: "Every year for the last few years they have helped obstruct major terrorist attacks on our country."

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