Merkel Envoys At White House To Discuss U.S.-German Intelligence Cooperation

wochit politics
October 30, 2013 AT 10:51 AM
A German delegation is visiting the White House on Wednesday to discuss ways to intensify U.S.-German intelligence sharing after reports that the U.S. National Security Agency monitored German Chancellor Angela Merkel's mobile phone. President Barack Obama is under pressure to reassure allies a week after reports surfaced about the scope and scale of U.S. intelligence gathering.