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What SIGINT Revealed About the Egyptian Election

This post from the NSA’s internal newsletter SIDToday dated 5 October 2005 describes how the NSA monitored the 2005 Egyptian presidential election, including intercepting messages from figures within the country’s security services which betrayed an intention to rig the results: see the Intercept article NSA Used Porn to “Break Down Detainees” in Iraq — and Other Revelations From 297 Snowden Documents, 1 March 2018.

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NSA Provides Un-‘conventional’ Support

This post from the internal NSA newsletter SIDToday explains how the agency is involved with domestic events – including the Democratic and Republican Conventions – despite its foreign intelligence focus: see the Intercept article NSA kept watch over Democratic and Republican conventions, Snowden documents reveal, 24 April 2017.

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