(JNS.org) The U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) has spied on “high priority Israeli military targets” including the Israel Defense Forces drone aircraft and the Black Sparrow missile system, the New York Times reported.
Citing documents leaked by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden, the newspaper said Israel is the most prominent country that cooperates with the NSA on intelligence sharing, but it is simultaneously the target of spying by the American agency.
Asked about the reported
NSA spying in an interview with Israel’s Channel
10 TV network, U.S. Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Wendy
Sherman said, “I
don’t think it is appropriate for me [to confirm or deny the report] in this