Tag: ASIO

Australia Pushes New Mass Surveillance Law

Australian spy agencies may be granted greater liberties to monitor the online activities of Australian citizens with Prime Minister Tony Abbott saying the government would do “whatever is possible” to ensure the safety of Australians. “For some time to come, the delicate balance between freedom and security may have to shift. There may be more […]

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Australia Boosting Spying & Data Collection

New anti-terrorism measures were recently announced by the Australian government, after the alleged involvement of Australian extremist groups and citizens in countries like Syria and Iraq. The focus has been on two Sydney men who fought beside terrorists in the two countries. Arrest warrants were issued for Mohamed Elomar and Khaled Sharrouf who posted violent […]