NSA Spying on Allies Becoming a Diplomatic Problem

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French and German delegations in Washington are urging changes in American intelligence operations overseas. Now the newspaper El Mundo reports that 60 million phone calls were tracked in Spain in just a single month. White House Press Secretary Jay Carney acknowledged, "We are mindful that some of these disclosures have created tension in our relationships. We deal with those issues through diplomatic channels and we are in direct communications with a number of countries on these matters." Anne Gearan is diplomacy correspondent for the Washington Post.

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Guest:
Anne Gearan - Washington Post - @agearan

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Anna Scott, Evan George, Christian Bordal