Category Archives: BND

GERMANY — BND: “Gulen not behind Turkey coup attempt”

“Turkey has tried to convince us of that at every level but so far it has not succeeded.” BND head Bruno Kahl President Erdogan has accused U.S.-based cleric Fethullah Gulen to be the mastermind of last summer’s failed coup in Turkey. But, … Continue reading

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Germany: Why was the BND spying on Belgian journalist Arnaud Zajtman?

“It isn’t a good feeling to know that somebody was listening in when you’re dealing with highly sensitive sources.” Belgian journalist Arnaud Zajtman In September 2006, the Bundesnachrichtendienst (BND), Germany’s foreign intelligence agency, included Belgian journalist  Arnaud Zajtman’s two Congolese telephone numbers … Continue reading

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Germany: BND spying on journalists

“We are disappointed to hear these claims. The BBC’s mission is to bring accurate news and information to people around the world, and our journalists should be able to operate freely and safely, with full protection for their sources. We … Continue reading

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European States concerned about the Kremlin’s “information war”.

“I would like to ask the head of MI5 if he also sees the hand of the Kremlin in the appointment of Boris Johnson as head of the Foreign Office.” Maria Zakharova — spokeswoman for Russia’s foreign ministry. According to … Continue reading

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German Intel Agencies first accuse Russia, then investigate and now report: ‘No evidence of Russian disinformation campaign’.

We have found no smoking gun. We would have liked to draw the yellow card.” German Security expert German Intelligence Agencies have conducted a year-long investigation searching for clear evidence of Russia’s political interference in Germany. They found no conclusive evidence. Follow us … Continue reading

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‘Serious Issues’ between British and German Intelligence Services

“The lack of cooperation has now reached the point where there is virtual radio silence.” Anonymous source A reported discord between British and German intelligence services, which began in 2014, allegedly persists and now constitutes the “biggest rift between the … Continue reading

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Who Is Who in World Intelligence and Security Agencies : BND ORGANIZATION CHART

“We have evidence that cyber-attacks are taking place that have no purpose other than to elicit political uncertainty. The perpetrators are interested in delegitimising the democratic process as such, regardless of who that ends up helping. We have indications that … Continue reading

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WikiLeaks: German BND-NSA Inquiry Exhibits

“This substantial body of evidence proves that the inquiry has been using documents from Mr Snowden and yet it has been too cowardly to permit him to testify. Germany can not take a leadership role within the EU if it’s … Continue reading

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Germany Constitutional Court Rejects Disclosure of NSA Spy Targets

“The Constitutional Court’s ruling is a blow for any clarification on the activities of the BND and the NSA and for the entire parliamentary monitoring of secret services.” Anna Biselli — Digital research organization Netzpolitik Last Tuesday, he German Federal … Continue reading

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EUROPE Anti-Terrorism Group-4: Investigators Need Access to Encrypted Communications

‘TELEGRAM has become known as a preferred means of communication for the Sunni terror group ISIS and was used by the ISIS cell that plotted the Paris terror attacks in November.” CNN News Report Prosecutors from the EU Anti-Terrorism Group4 … Continue reading

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