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British Ambassador asked to come to the Foreign Office

05.11.2013

A spokesperson for the German Federal Foreign Office issued the following statement today (5 November):

At the instigation of Foreign Minister Westerwelle, the British Ambassador was asked to come for a meeting at the Federal Foreign Office.

The Director-General for European Affairs asked for an explanation of current reports in British media and indicated that tapping communications from a diplomatic mission would constitute a violation of international law.

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