Snowden's Access To NSA's Deepest Secrets DISPUTEDSubmitted by emalvini on Fri, 07/19/2013 - 19:27
Snowden's Access To NSA's Deepest Secrets DISPUTED
By Michael Riley | July 18, 2013
The National Security Agency’s new operations center on the Hawaiian island of Oahu sits on a high plateau between two volcanoes, 40 minutes from Waikiki Beach. The $358 million compound, which opened in 2012, supplements the electronics-stuffed underground bunker nearby that was the NSA’s first Hawaiian location. The facility is the primary U.S. outpost for spying on China and the rest of Asia—and was the workplace of ex-NSA contractor Edward Snowden.