October 24, 2013
Spying on Allies Fits Obama's Aloof Profile
Gregor Schmitz, Der Spiegel
The Associated Press
Diplomats are not surprised that the security agencies under US President Barack Obama have reportedly been monitoring close allies like German Chancellor Angela Merkel. He has failed to foster close relationships with other heads of state, causing much frustration around the world.
TAGGED: Barack Obama Administration, United States, Germany, Angela Merkel