10/24/2013 09:05 pm ET Updated Dec 24, 2013

Germany, Brazil Turn To U.N. To Restrain American Spies


Brazil and Germany today joined forces to press for the adoption of a U.N. General Resolution that promotes the right of privacy on the internet, marking the first major international effort to restrain the National Security Agency's intrusions into the online communications of foreigners, according to diplomatic sources familiar with the push.

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