Monday, October 28, 2013 12:41 pm
European officials want to limit NSA spying
By KIMBERLY DOZIERAP Intelligence Writer
Speaking to reporters Monday, European Parliament's foreign affairs committee Chairman Elmar Brok says counterterrorism cooperation must continue but that European privacy must be better respected, and enshrined in data protection agreements now being negotiated as part of the trade deal.
He said if a resolution to the crisis was not found, the entire deal could be affected.
Brok is leading a European delegation as it meets with U.S. lawmakers ahead of White House talks on new revelations leaked by ex-NSA analyst Edward Snowden.