Pet of the Week

Blog Entry

German Staffer Arrested on Suspicion of Spying for US

Friday, July 4th, 2014 by

Posted in World News

iStock/Thinkstock(BERLIN) — A German man was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of spying for the United States, according to officials.

The 31-year-old German citizen was held on “urgent suspicion” of unauthorized intelligence services, the New York Times reported.

Chancellor Angela Merkel was informed of the arrest on Thursday.

The incident comes shortly after after two Americans, formerly National Security Agency workers, testified to the German government on U.S. data monitoring.



Copyright 2014 ABC News Radio

Toucan Market
Be Sociable, Share!

Who’s On the Air?

KVLC-TV

KVLC-TV

Events

Live Broadcasts

P.O.T.W.

Pet of the Week

Events

Public Service Announcements

Now Playing

Request a song

Name (required)

Your Email (required)

Artist

Song

Message

 I am at least 18 years old (required)

Captcha

captcha
Enter the characters above here:

Facebook