Washington Talks Envoys Push for Spying Concessions

German diplomats have traveled to Washington to express anger over surveillance of Chancellor Angela Merkel's phone -- but they have yet to make headway. The Obama administration seems "almost helpless" in the face of continued leaks, says one diplomat.
A group of German diplomats met American officials in the White House on Wednesday evening.

A group of German diplomats met American officials in the White House on Wednesday evening.

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