Sunday, August 25, 2013

Gagging Guardian: UK govt threatens paper over Snowden's leaks (VIDEO)

This week, the British newspaper which spilled the beans on the NSA and was in turn forced to destroy materials provided by Edward Snowden, came clean on why it gave in to government pressure.

The Guardian editor said London threatened legal action to stop the paper from reporting the sensitive leaks altogether, so they agreed to destroy the original data, which had nevertheless already been copied.

RT's Tesa Arcilla reports.

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