Hirunews Logo
Germans+summon+envoy+over+US+spy
Saturday, 05 July 2014 - 8:05
Germans summon envoy over US spy
39

Shares
4,682

Views
The German authorities have summoned the US ambassador in Berlin after a man was arrested on suspicion of spying.

The US diplomat "was asked to help in the swift clarification" of the case.

German officials confirmed the arrest but released no other details.

US-German ties were strained after allegations last year that the US National Security Agency bugged Chancellor Angela Merkel's phone as part of a huge surveillance programme.
Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
You may also like :
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
574 Views
5,347 Views
4,034 Views
12,292 Views
20,250 Views
59,200 Views
Top