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UK talks to 'Five Eyes' allies about potential Hong Kong exodus

Jun 03, 2020 - 4:39 PM

In parliament, Britain's Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab says he has reached out to intelligence-sharing allies Australia, New Zealand, the United States and Canada about contingency plans

Pro-democracy party Demosisto member Joshua Wong holds a placard urging European leaders to act against a national security law during a press conference outside the Legislative Council in Hong Kong on June 3, 2020. Anthony WALLACE / AFP

Go Huawei: UK PM challenges U.S. critics of China firm

Jan 15, 2020 - 11:44 AM

'Now, if people oppose one brand or another, then they have to tell us which is the alternative,' says Boris Johnson

JOHNSON. Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson speaks to members of the media in the Great Hall inside Parliament Buildings, the seat of the Northern Ireland Assembly, on the Stormont Estate in Belfast on January 13, 2020. Photo by Liam McBurney/AFP

International alliace asks backdoor access to encrypted communications – report

Sep 07, 2018 - 2:08 PM

The Five Eyes group of nations collects and shares intelligence among the UK, US, Canada, New Zealand, and Australia, using each one’s strategic locations to monitor the rest of the world’s communication

ENCRYPTED MESSAGING. WhatsApp now features end-to-end encryption for your needs. Image from Open Whisper Systems.

Snowden leaks: NZ spying on Indonesia, Pacific neighbors

Mar 05, 2015 - 11:17 AM

They take every single phone call every single email and they go straight off into databases

An undated handout picture received from Channel 4 on December 24, 2013 shows US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden preparing to make his television Christmas message. Photo from AFP