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Re: Things Mom never told us about NSA
On February 27, 2000, "60 Minutes" TV broadcast was about a top-secret Global Surveillance Network is called Echelon, and it's run by the National Security Agency and four English-speaking allies: Canada, Great Britain, Australia and New Zealand.
The New York Times on February 23, 2000 »www.nytimes.com/library/tech/00/···spy.html
Timing is everything.
Grand Rapids, MI
But don't make it out to what it is not.
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Echelon was the old system done in the 80's mostly. It basically sucked in all international calls via satellite then performed keyword searches. Nowadays satellites aren't around much, everything is fiber optic, thus the need for a new system.
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