Problems with Transparency Brussels Eyes a Halt to SWIFT Data Agreement

Transparency was supposed to be a major element in the controversial US-European data agreement SWIFT. But an effort by one European parliamentarian to determine if US officials had accessed his personal account information failed. Now, Brussels is considering a suspension of the deal.
US pledges to provide transparency on bank data monitoring are not being fulfilled.

US pledges to provide transparency on bank data monitoring are not being fulfilled.

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