Close Cameron aides asked paper to destroy Snowden data




 
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Close Cameron aides asked paper to destroy Snowden data
 
August 21st, 2013  
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Close Cameron aides asked paper to destroy Snowden data
By Andrew Osborn LONDON (Reuters) - Two of British Prime Minister David Cameron's most senior aides pressed the Guardian newspaper to hand over or destroy intelligence secrets leaked by Edward Snowden, political sources said on Wednesday. News that Cabinet Secretary Jeremy Heywood and National Security Adviser Kim Darroch were involved drags Cameron into a storm over Britain's response to coverage of leaks from the fugitive U.S. intelligence contractor - a response that left even its U.S. ally talking of the importance of media freedom. ...




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