Statewatch News Online, 26 July 2013 (11/13): EU-USA: Data surveillance

25 July 2013 — http://www.statewatch.org/ – e-mail: office@statewatch.org

1.  EP Inquiry: Letter from Martin Schulz, MEP, President of the European Parliament to the Council Presidency
2.  GERMANY-USA: DATA SURVEILLANCE: ‘Key Partners’: The Secret Link Between Germany and the NSA
3.  Extract from the Minutes of the 4 July 2013 meeting of COREPER II: EU-US High Level expert group on security and data protection
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Statewatch News Online, 26 July 2013 (10/13)

25 July 2013 — http://www.statewatch.org/ – e-mail: office@statewatch.org

1.   USE OF DRONES: A new poll has found that the US policy of drone strikes remains unpopular around the world
2.   EU: FREEZING AND CONFISCATION OF ASSETS
3.   EU: ACCESS TO EU DOCUMENTS: Council’s public register of documents hits 2 million mark
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Statewatch News Online, 27 June 2013: EU-USA: DATA SURVEILLANCE

27 June 2013 —  http://www.statewatch.org/ • e-mail: office@statewatch.org

EU-USA: DATA SURVEILLANCE

1.   EU-USA: DATA SURVEILLANCE: For those that missed here are three three original leaks by Snowden:
2.   UK: SPYING ON THE EU: Germany blasts Britain over GCHQ’s secret cable trawl
3.   EU-USA-UK: DATA SURVEILLANCE: GCHQ taps fibre-optic cables for secret access to world’s communications
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Statewatch News Online, 7 June 2013

7 June 2013 — http://www.statewatch.org/ • e-mail: office@statewatch.org

1.    EU: Justice and Home Affairs Council, 6-7 June 2013: Day 1: Justice: Press release
2.    EU: NEW DATA PROTECTION REGULATION: European Parliament: Working documents, draft report and amendments 
3.    UK: ANTI-SURVEILLANCE CAMPAIGNERS TO MARK ORWELL’S ‘1984 ‘PUBLICATION
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Statewatch: Austerity, democracy and civil liberties

7 May 2013 — Statewatch

The new issue of the Statewatch Journal (volume 23 no 1) is now available to download: http://www.statewatch.org/contents/swjournal23n1.html

The Journal has been redesigned and each issue will now have a thematic focus. This issue focuses on the nexus between austerity, civil liberties and democracy.

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Statewatch News Online, 17 April 2012 (05/13)

17 April 2013 — Home page: http://www.statewatch.org/ • e-mail: office@statewatch.org

1.   EU: Dublin III: Council of the European Union 
2.   EU: Agency for Fundamental Rights report: Fundamental rights at the EU’s southern sea borders
3.   EU: European Commission: Proposal for a Regulation for the surveillance of the external sea borders in the context of operational cooperation
4.   UK: Secret mission? UK “homeland security” firms were in India three weeks before David Cameron’s February trade mission
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Statewatch News Online, 8 March 2013 (03/13)

013 — Home page: http://www.statewatch.org/  • e-mail: office@statewatch.org

1.    EU: Millions of euros for new police databases in West Africa
2.    EU: Justice and Home Affairs Council: 7-8 March 2013
3.    EU: EUROPEAN INVESTIGATION ORDER (EIO): Nine MSs who proposed the EIO lobby the Council of the European Union for it to be quickly adopted
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Statewatch News Online, 4 February 2013: EU: Solidarity or militarisation?

4 February 2013 — Home page: http://www.statewatch.org/  e-mail: office@statewatch.org

1.    EU: Council of the European Union: Visa lists and Intra-Corporate Transferees
2.    USA: BODY SCANNERS: Rapiscan Backscatter Contract Terminated – Units to be Removed
3.    EU: Solidarity or militarisation? Proposed ‘solidarity clause’ legislation criticised for lack of clarity and “encouraging armament”
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