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Germany Moves to Tighten Rules for Intelligence Agency

Germany's governing coalition is moving to impose tighter rules on the country's foreign intelligence agency amid allegations that it spied on France's foreign minister among other targets in friendly nations. Lawmakers told rbb-Inforadio station Friday that Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition agreed on basic points of a reform for the Federal Intelligence Service, known by its German initials BND. Clemens Binninger, a lawmaker with Merkel's party, said that "we...

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