UK-Germany 'spying' meeting

Germany's foreign minister has met the British ambassador over reports of spying from the British embassy in Berlin.

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Britain's ambassador in Berlin to meet German govt

Britain's ambassador in Berlin, Simon McDonald. Credit: Maurizio Gambarini/DPA/Press Association Images

The Foreign Office says Britain's ambassador in Berlin, Simon McDonald, has been "invited in" to see the German government, not "summoned" over spying allegations.

In my view, the result is the same - they meet.

Read: Foreign Ministry: 'Spying is behaviour contrary to law'

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