During the Iran nuclear deal deal negotiations the NSA was spying on conversations between Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his aides over concerns that he might attempt to sabotage the deal or possibly even bomb Iran. (To be fair Benjamin Netanyahu was reportedly also spying on the United States in order to get the details of the deal before it was finalized.)
It is now being reported that the NSA spying program might have inadvertently captured the private conversations of some members of the Congress, here is more:
The National Security Agency’s effort to eavesdrop on communications between Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his aides reportedly also captured private conversations involving U.S. lawmakers and members of American Jewish groups.
The Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday that the NSA’s monitoring of such exchanges raised fears that the Obama administration would be accused of spying on Congress, with one official…
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