New Zealand’s surveillance fight could change the way the NSA spies on the Pacific

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See if this sounds familiar: a bombshell Snowden leak shows the head of a major country is surveilling his own citizens. The leader denies it, but Snowden keeps pushing, with more documents and increasingly specific accusations. Pretty soon, the public wants answers and his political opponents start to use the leaks against him, even as the nation’s spy agencies refuse to give up the goods.

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