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Senators: CIA Surveillance Program Involved Citizens' Data

Thetechstreetnow | 12/02/2022 10:09 AM | Click to read full article

In a recently declassified letter to Central Intelligence Agency Director William J. Burns and Director of National Intelligence Avril Haines dated April 13, 2021, two U.S. senators urged transparency around alleged "bulk surveillance" conducted by the CIA.

The lawmakers responded to now-declassified documents compiled by the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board, highlighting "problems with how the agency searches and handles Americans' information."