German Lawmakers Call On Snowden To Testify In NSA Investigation

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The debate on whether or not to call on NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden to testify in a parliamentary inquiry on the mass surveillance of German citizens by the American government came to an end on Thursday when committee members unanimously voted yes. Roderich Kiesewetter, the conservative head of the investigative committee, said that …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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In German TV Interview, Snowden Claims US Officials Want To Kill Him

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On Sunday night, the German TV news program Tagesschau aired an exclusive interview with NSA leaker Edward Snowden, in which he discussed in more detail the US-German spying and revealed the desire of U.S. officials wanting to kill him. The first question of the interview was centered around the threats …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Edward Snowden Offers To Give Testimony In Upcoming NSA Inquiry In Germany

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After meeting with German parliamentarian Hans-Christian Ströbele in Moscow on Thursday, Edward Snowden offered his assistance in an upcoming German inquiry into the NSA spying on Chancellor Angela Merkel’s private phone calls by indicating his willingness to testify.  Ströbele left the meeting with a letter from Snowden, which was delivered to Merkel and published …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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German Man Questioned After Creating Joke NSA Nature Walk Event on Facebook

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I guess it’s too soon to make a joke about the NSA on social media sites.  Daniel Bangert, a 28-year-old German citizen thought he’d poke fun at the NSA in the midst of the recent spying scandal that has gone on around the world by creating a “NSA spy-spotting walk” …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Snowden Continues To Seek Asylum In Countries Around The World, Including Germany

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After receiving the strict terms set out by Russian president Vladimir Putin, the American NSA whistleblower, Edward Snowden, decided to expand his search for a country willing to grant him asylum.  Wikileaks posted a list of countries that received official requests, and while some of them aren’t all that surprising, …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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