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NSA refuses to disclose ECHELON

U.S. spy agency rejects oversight Claims attorney-client privilege in document request

By Patrick Poole c 1999

The chairman of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence has released a report to his congressional colleagues informing them that America's largest spy agency, the National Security Agency, is refusing to cooperate in an inquiry into the NSA's ECHELON global spy system.