President Obama under pressure to reform NSA

The latest allegations about the extent of British and US spying are fuelling the debate about surveillance - with reform of the US National Security Agency appearing inevitable.

President Barack Obama told a press conference that "trust had been diminished" and it was important to take that into account when weighting up how the US "structures these programmes."

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Obama hints at NSA shake-up after Snowden revelations

President Barack Obama told a press conference that "trust had been diminished" and it was important to take that into account when weighting up how the US "structures these programmes."