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Do you think that even though its morally wrong, what NSA as been doing was good for our countries?

Peter King, a fellow Republican congressman, said that Mr Obama should not apologise for NSA operations in Europe. “The president should stop apologising, stop being defensive,” he said on NBC’s Meet the Press. “The reality is the NSA has saved thousands of lives not just in the United States but in France, Germany and throughout Europe. Quite frankly, the NSA has done so much for our country and so much for the president, he’s the commander in chief. He should stand with the NSA.”

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    Oct 30 2013: Spying is a tool that nations use to prevent being surprised by their competitors and enemies. Its a tool that has been in use for as long as there has been recorded history (and probably earlier); and its a grey area. What may be deemed acceptable to one party may be unacceptable to the other. Just because one party got really good at it, everyone is calling foul".

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