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NSA tracking cellphone locations worldwide, Snowden documents show – The Washington Post

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One senior collection manager, speaking on the condition of anonymity but with permission from the NSA, said “we are getting vast volumes” of location data from around the world by tapping into the cables that connect mobile networks globally and that serve U.S. cellphones as well as foreign ones.

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NSA tracking cellphone locations worldwide, Snowden documents show – The Washington Post

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Written by bothernews

December 5, 2013 at 3:14 am

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