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Boehner 'baffled' by reports Israel spied on Iran talks

Boehner 'baffled' by reports that Israel spied on Iran nuclear talks
Deb Riechmann And Josef Federman, The Associated Press

WASHINGTON - The leader of the U.S. House of Representatives House said Tuesday that he's "baffled" by reports that Israel spied on negotiators in the closed-door talks over Iran's nuclear program — espionage that Israeli officials denied.

"I'm baffled by it,"Speaker John Boehner told reporters about the news report that comes at a time of strained relations between the U.S. and Israel. "I'm not aware of that at all."

UK spies will face criminal inquiry over Libya

UK spies will face criminal inquiry into claims that intelligence shared with Gadhafi regime
Paisley Dodds, The Associated Press

LONDON - Britain's spy agencies will face a criminal investigation into claims that intelligence shared with Moammar Gadhafi's regime led to the torture or rendition of two Libyan men and their families, authorities announced Thursday.

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