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NSA to stop collecting some internet communications

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The seals of the U.S. Cyber Command, the Nationwide Secrity Company and the Central Safety Service greet staff and guests on the campus the three organizations share March 13, 2015 in Fort Meade, Maryland.

The Nationwide Safety Company says it’ll now not acquire sure communications shifting on the web just because they point out a international intelligence goal.

The transfer is being applauded by privateness advocates.

The company says it’ll now restrict such assortment to web communications despatched on to or from a international goal. The NSA says the change reduces the possibility of sweeping up communications of U.S. residents or others not concerned in direct contact with a international intelligence goal.