Harper ‘Very Concerned’ By Reports Of Canada Spying On Brazil. (FULL ARTICLE)
BALI, Indonesia – Prime Minister Stephen Harper says he’s “very concerned” about reports that Canada’s top-secret electronic spy agency is doing industrial espionage in Brazil.
Harper said Canadian officials are “reaching out very proactively” to their counterparts in Brazil.
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff is accusing the Ottawa-based Communications Security Establishment Canada of mounting a sophisticated spy operation against her country’s ministry of mines and energy.
The claim is based on documents leaked to Brazilian media by Edward Snowden, a former contractor with the National Security Agency — the American counterpart of Canada’s CSE….
- NSA leaks reveal Canadian spies targeted Brazil’s Mines and Energy Ministry: report (news.nationalpost.com)
- Canada spying on Brazil mining ministry-Globo (thebricspost.com)
- Brazilian network reports Canada spied on country’s mining and energy ministry (calgaryherald.com)