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    Is the connection only that they called search terms "selectors@?

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      As others have noted, GCSB doesn't have much spy infrastructure of its own.  It shares access to NSA's systems with other countries in the Five Eyes alliance.  So they were using the actual NSA PRISM to gather real-time copies of targeted communications.

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