Title: Third Party Partners
Release Date: 2013-12-08
Description: This short excerpt from an NSA document shows that nine European States – Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, The Netherlands, Norway, Spain and Sweden – have a second-tier ‘third party’ relationship with the agency: see the SVT article NSA “asking for” specific exchanges from FRA – Secret treaty since 1954, 8 December 2013.
Document: * (S//SI. REU) SSEU’R. members are the Five Eyes nations (Australia, Canada. New Zealand, United Kingdom and United States] and the following
Tliird Party partners: Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden. All Tliird Party nations in SSEUR. sent students
to tiie training, as did the UK.