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‘Five eyes’ officials agree to seek to enable police access to private encrypted info

Friday, August 31, 2018 @ 3:55 PM | By Cristin Schmitz

Canada and the other “five eyes countries” are convening an “extraordinary” meeting of senior officials responsible for criminal justice, border protection and law enforcement with the aim of finding new ways to boost cross-border information sharing and their fight against “serious criminal threats.”    


That is among several concrete measures that will be taken as a result of recent agreements reached by the attorneys general, and public safety and immigration ministers, of Canada, the United States, the U.K, Australia and New Zealand at their...