Nick Harvey from aid organisation Doctors of the World, which was allegedly targeted by GCHQ, told ITV News: "We're completely shocked and surprised by these allegations of secret surveillance.
"Our doctors, nurses and midwives are by no stretch of the imagination a threat to national security so we have no idea why they would target an organisation like ourselves."
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