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Artist or CreatorDave Brown
Title or CaptionFree Press
Extent1 item
Published byThe Independent
Date22 Aug 2013
FormatNewspaper
Person DepictedCameron; David (1966 Oct. 9-);
NotesNews: "Edward Snowden's actions in themselves were tricky enough to judge, given the grey area where privacy and national security must be balanced. For some, the revelations of mass snooping by US - and by extension British - intelligence services were sufficiently egregious to merit the theft and exposure of classified National Security Agency files. ... We now know David Cameron and Nick Clegg put pressure on The Guardian - via Cabinet Secretary Jeremy Heywood, no less - to destroy the Snowden data in its possession. In a scene that would be hard to believe had it not actually happened, the stand-off ended with GCHQ officials overseeing the destruction of computers at the newspaper's office. ... " Comment, The Independent
SubjectsMachinery
press
mallets
Internet
Espionage
Copyright contact detailsdavebrowntoons@btinternet.com
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