Impact of surveillance programmes on EU citizen's rights to privacy

27-06-2013

On 6 June 2013, articles in the Guardian and Washington Post based on information from former US National Security Agency employee Ed­ward Snowden stoked up the debate on inter­net data surveillance. Further allegations that US and UK intelligence agencies had accessed and stored large quantities of data followed.

On 6 June 2013, articles in the Guardian and Washington Post based on information from former US National Security Agency employee Ed­ward Snowden stoked up the debate on inter­net data surveillance. Further allegations that US and UK intelligence agencies had accessed and stored large quantities of data followed.