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Major spy data centre to open in US state

US National Security Agency is building secret facility to house masses of data collected through spying.

Last Modified: 13 Jun 2013 12:02
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As the world reacts to the news that the United States has been secretly mining unprecedented amounts of global phone and email traffic, the US National Security Agency is building a place to do it bigger and better.

The secret facility will store masses of information collected through covert operations.

Al Jazeera's John Hendren has been to Salt Lake City to see it.

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