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Pressure mounts for Swiss parliamentary probe into spying operation

Reuters Thursday, 13 February 2020
Senior members of the Swiss legislature are demanding a parliamentary investigation into a spying operation in which U.S. and German intelligence used a Swiss cryptography company as a front to eavesdrop on other countries.
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