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N.s.a. Director Gives Firm and Broad Defense of Surveillance Efforts

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Keith B. Alexander, NSA

Gen. Keith B. Alexander, shown at a Senate hearing this month, said there was a misunderstanding of what the N.S.A. collects.

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The director of the National Security Agency, Gen. Keith B. Alexander, said in an interview that to prevent terrorist attacks he saw no effective alternative to the N.S.A.'s bulk collection of telephone and other electronic metadata from Americans.

From The New York Times
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