A group of civil rights organizations in Germany are awarding Edward Snowden with a prize for whistleblowing. They decry his treatment by the US and want Germany to offer him aslyum.
The United States threatened to withhold information on terrorist attacks in Germany if Berlin offered asylum to Edward Snowden, according to Glenn Greenwald. The White House has denied the accusation.
Two years after Snowden's revelations, security has become a big issue in the tech industry. But more needs to be done, he stressed in a live interview at the world's largest tech fair. DW's Paul-Christian Britz reports.
The controversial US journalist has been awarded one of Germany's most prestigious book awards. Greenwald's work with Edward Snowden sheds light on the extent of the US' extensive surveillance networks.
Secret documents from the country's State Security Agency obtained by two press outlets reveal how important South Africa has become for foreign intelligence services. The papers contain highly sensitive information.