Canadian authorities allowed the United States to spy on world leaders during the G8 and G20 summits in Toronto in 2010, explosive new documents reveal
Top secret briefing notes show Canada allowed the National Security Agency to conduct the weeklong operation out of its Ottawa embassy during the the 2010 G8 and G20 summits while Barack Obama and other foreign leaders were visiting.
CBC’s The National reported Wednesday on documents it said were leaked by U.S. whistleblower Edward Snowden.
The report said one briefing note describes the NSA plans and said they were “closely co-ordinated with the Canadian partner.” Canada’s counterpart is Communications Security Establishment Canada.
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