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NSA bulk data collection not cheap or effective in terrorism fight

Spying on the whole world doesn't come cheap, but the actual figures - as with much else in the field of intelligence - are top secret. Leaked information, however, has revealed that the so-called 'black budget' amounted to 52.6 billion dollars for 2013 fiscal year. Out of that pie, over 10 billion went to the NSA - its funding has grown by a staggering 53 percent since 2004. Yet sources say terrorist detection methods only involve NSA surveillance 7.5 percent of the time. RT's Gayane Chichakyan looks into the agency's effectiveness.RT LIVE to RT! us on Facebook us on Twitter us on Instagram us on Google+ (Russia Today) is a global news network broadcasting from Moscow and Washington studios. RT is the first news channel to break the 1 billion YouTube views benchmark.

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