wire-tapping


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wire-tapping

[ˈwaɪəˌtæpɪŋ] nintercettazione f telefonica
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The country is in a deep political crisis that started with a wire-tapping scandal more than two years ago, and inconclusive elections last year further complicated matters.
A political turmoil sparked by a government wire-tapping scandal had led to the cancellation of elections set for June 5.
In 1998, Cruz represented Boehner, then the chairman of the House Republican Conference, in a wire-tapping case involving another member of Congress, U.
Government should also pursue the passage of laws that would give additional muscle in the fight against illegal drugs, such as the bill allowing wire-tapping in drug cases.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Turkey on Tuesday arrested 20 people, including former senior officials in its telecoms and science agencies, in a new wave of raids against suspects accused of wire-tapping senior officials including President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Those arrested have been accused of forming a criminal organisation and wire-tapping hundreds of people including Erdogan in a bid to find evidence against him.
Dozens of high-ranking police officers were detained in Turkey on Tuesday accused of involvement in spying and illegal wire-tapping during an investigation into corruption in Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan's inner circle, CNN Turk said.
Spokesperson of State Internet Information Office, Jiang Jun, said : "In recent years, Chinese government agencies, companies, universities and telecom companies have suffered extensive invasion and wire-tapping.
The China government has asked the US ambassador to assemble in Beijing over the incident and insists that the country has itself been a victim of cyber theft, wire-tapping and surveillance activities by the US.
A spokesman of the DPRK Foreign Ministry said the United States was the worst human rights abuser, "who killed innocent people through aggression and intervention, and systematically committed illegal wire-tapping and surveillance against citizens of other countries.
Privacy advocates are unlikely to find this very comforting, however, given the fact that illegal, warrantless wire-tapping took place during the Bush administration.
In a preliminary report published on 2 May, international election observers noted that athe use of nationalistic, at times inflammatory language, allegations of vote-buying, as well as allegations of wire-tapping conducted by the Ministry of Interior involving public figures, have characterized the campaign discourse.