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Defence denies allowing spying on reporter
Defence Minister Jonathan Coleman says he accepts assurances from the Defence Force that no illegal surveillance was carried out on a New Zealand reporter working in Afghanistan.
29 July, 2013
Another journalist, Nicky Hager, claims American spy agencies assisted the Defence Force to monitor the phone calls of Jon Stephenson and has revealed that a military manual describes certain investigative journalists as a subversive threat.