Edward Snowden


Ukrainian Internet Party activists hold a 'tap the phone and internet... News Photo2013 National Security Agency Leaks,Activist,Brightly Lit,Concentration,Crime,E-Mail,Edward Snowden,Event,Following,Former,Horizontal,Human Rights,Internet,Kiev,Law,Political Party,Politics,Protest,Spy,Surveillance,US Embassy,USA,UkrainePhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPUkrainian Internet Party activists hold a 'tap the phone and internet lines' protest on June 27, 2013 outside the US Embassy in Kiev to attract public attention to the violation of rights following the United States Internet surveillance program exposed by former spy Edward Snowden. Under the so-called PRISM programme, the US National Security Agency can issue directives to Internet firms like Google or Facebook to gain access to emails, online chats, pictures, files and videos that have been uploaded by foreign users. AFP PHOTO/ SERGEI SUPINSKY (Photo credit should read SERGEI SUPINSKY/AFP/Getty Images)