NSA Leaks Scandal—NSA contractor/CIA Edward Snowden leaked files busted Australian Spies, attempted to listen mobile phone conversations of Indonesia’s president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono and his wife Ani Yudhoyono.
American computer specialist and former CIA employee and NSA contractor who disclosed up to 200,000 classified documents to the press, reportedly reveal.
Ex-CIA Snowden said after the leaked documents created media attention, that he “carefully evaluated each document he disclosed to ensure that each was legitimately in the public interest.
“There are all sorts of documents that would have made a big impact that I didn’t turn over, because harming people isn’t my goal. Transparency is.”
The latest leaked documents contained a slide presentation which showed a list of top Indonesia leadership officials and their mobile phone handset details.
According to ABC report, Australian spies attempted to listen to Mr Yudhoyono’s personal phone calls as well as those of his wife, close advisers, ministers and his inner contact persons. Photo credits: ABCNews