Report: NSA Spied on 124 Billion Phone Calls in One Month

Tallies of top-secret documents show widespread data collection
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The National Security Administration recorded information about more than 124 billion phone calls during a 30-day period earlier this year, including around 3 billion calls from U.S. sources, according to a tally from top-secret documents released by multiple news outlets.

The National Security Agency recorded information about more than 124 billion phone calls during a 30-day period earlier this year, including around 3 billion calls from U.S. sources, according to a tally from top-secret documents released by multiple news outlets.

Pentagon Clarifies Hagel’s Position on U.S.-India Relations

Chuck Hagel’s 2011 gaffe sparks international incident
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The Pentagon was forced to clarify the nature of the United States-India relationship following a Free Beacon report detailing controversial 2011 remarks by newly installed Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel.

Indian Embassy Takes Aim at Hagel

Spokesman for Indian embassy blasts 2011 Hagel comments as ‘contrary to the reality’
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The Embassy of India chided secretary of defense nominee Chuck Hagel late Monday for suggesting in a previously unreleased 2011 speech that India has “for many years” sponsored terrorist activities against Pakistan in Afghanistan.

Chuck Hagel’s Indian Problem

Said allied nation is funding attacks on Pakistan in Afghanistan in previously unreleased 2011 speech
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Secretary of defense nominee Chuck Hagel suggested in a previously unreleased 2011 speech that India has “for many years” sponsored terrorist activities against Pakistan in Afghanistan.