Photo Gallery A Forest of Antennas

The NSA is currently monitoring millions of sets of Internet data in Germany, quietly and secretly. It's a contrast to the intelligence agency's past activities in the country, which were quite visible during the Cold War. The ruins of giant listening stations can still be found in parts of the country.
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