Tag: Snowden

By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Allegations of Canadian spying on Brazil's Ministry of Mines and Energy surfaced on Sunday, October 6th when Rio-based journalist, Glenn Greenwald, revealed new documents obtained by former U.S. National...
By Stephanie Foden, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The White House said on Wednesday that it will address Brazil’s questions on the allegations that the United States spied on President Dilma Rousseff and oil giant Petrobras, in an...
By Stephanie Foden, Contributing Reporter BRASÍLIA, BRAZIL – Fresh allegations of U.S. spying on Brazil's top leaders emerged on Sunday. President Dilma Rousseff and top aides have had confidential communication intercepted by the United States’ National Security Agency (NSA), Rio-based...
By Jack Whibley, Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - David Miranda, Brazilian citizen and partner of Glenn Greenwald, Rio-based journalist known for his role in disclosing former U.S. subcontractor Edward Snowden's NSA spying allegations, was detained while passing through...
By Ben Tavener, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – The United States Ambassador to Brazil, Thomas Shannon, was summoned on Monday to a meeting with Brazil’s Communications Minister Paulo Bernardo over allegations that the United States' National Security Agency (NSA) monitored millions...



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