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German prosecutors close case on NSA spying scandal | DW - Oct. 5, 2017 |

    Germany's BND spy agency relies heavily on resources and tools supplied by its American aliles. The NSA reportedly provided German agents with spying software in exchange for data sharing. Also, the BND and it domestic intelligence couterpart BfV were accused of assisting the NSA in its global surveillance programs.

As I have blogged over a number of years, Intelligence services are supranational w/o supervision by parliament in EU democracy. The Netherlands with Amsterdam is a key Internet link ... the Dutch are an ambitious partner in Nine Eyes and have been quite successful in spying inside Russia. The new Cold War is a choice by the West starting in 2004-08 and greatly invigorated under the Obama/Biden/HRC administration. Making Russia a pariah state was a motto by the Atlantic Council.

by Oui on Mon May 31st, 2021 at 06:57:56 AM EST

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