Photo Gallery America's Data Dragnet

Top secret documents detail the mass scope of efforts by the United States to spy on Germany and Europe. Each month, the NSA monitors a half a billion communications and EU buildings are bugged. The scandal poses a threat to trans-Atlantic relations.
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Foto: Michael Reynolds/ dpa
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Foto: ? Bobby Yip / Reuters/ REUTERS
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Foto: DER SPIEGEL
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Foto: DER SPIEGEL