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Italian magazine alleges U.S. spied on Vatican
VATICAN CITY (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - An Italian magazine says the National Security Agency listened to telephone calls in and out of the Vatican as Cardinals prepared to elect a new Pope back in March.
The claim is the latest in a growing list of allegations of the U.S. spying on world leaders.
A Spanish newspaper reports the NSA tracked more than 60 million phone calls in Spain over the course of a month.
In addition, there have been reports that the U.S. has been monitoring German Chancellor Angela Merkel's cellphone for years.