Photo Gallery: Spies in the Embassy
10/27/2013
The SCS teams predominantly work undercover in shielded areas of the American...

The SCS teams predominantly work undercover in shielded areas of the American Embassy and Consulate, where they are officially accredited as diplomats and as such enjoy special privileges. Under diplomatic protection, they are able to look and listen unhindered. They just can't get caught. Pictured here and in the next slide are extracts from a secret NSA document with guidelines for surveillance based out of diplomatic facilities.