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About Thorsten Wetzling

Dr. Thorsten Wetzling is a fellow at stiftung neue verantwortung, a non-partisan think tank based in Berlin. He is currently working on a reform agenda to improve the democratic oversight of intelligence services in Germany and Europe. He tweets @twetzling.

Articles by Thorsten Wetzling

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Who can keep the German secret services in check?

Given the scope of BND-NSA cooperation, the German government can no longer ignore that the supervision of its intelligence services is in dire need of reform.

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