Out of the shadows: US domestic spying

Al Jazeera investigation sheds light on the US government's network of 15,000 informants.

    The US government has a network of more than 15,000 informants nationwide.
     
    Little is known about how they are used within the US counter-terrorism programme.
     
    An investigation by Al Jazeera has shed light on the shadowy world of domestic spies.

    Al Jazeera's Trevor Aaronson reports from Washington.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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