According to recent revelations from WikiLeaks dumps, the NSA routinely spied on German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier for reasons that are yet unclear.
This is the second major time the United States has been accused to officially spying on Germany, an ally, in recent times. Last summer, there were reports that Chancellor Angela Merkel’s phone had been tapped, but an international investigation into the matter was dropped for lack of proof. The current revelations allege that US spying regarding Germany goes back at least to 1998.
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