Photo Gallery: Targeting Germany
Foto: Boris Roessler/ dpa

Photo Gallery: Targeting Germany

Ally and Target US Intelligence Watches Germany Closely

German intelligence services cooperate closely with the NSA, but the country is also a target of US surveillance, as a document seen by SPIEGEL makes clear. The spy software XKeyscore is operated from a facility in Hesse, with some of the results landing on President Obama's desk.
Von Laura Poitras, Marcel Rosenbach und Holger Stark
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan