Discusses issues relating to reports by the media and foreign governments that the National Security Agency (NSA) is involved in a worldwide effort, known a Project Echelon, designed to collect civilian communications throughout the world. Examines NSA statutory authorities; international intelligence cooperation; and Congressional reaction to the propriety of NSA operations, including Project Echelon.
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