|Creator: ||National Security Agency - Office of the Director|
|Classification:||Top Secret : COMINT|
Glossary: classification and distribution codes.
|Genre:||Affidavit, .PDF , 4 p.|
|Journalist(s):||Ellen Nakashima : Barton Gellman|
|Originating Media Outlet:||The Washington Post|
|Date Published:||2014-06-30||Click here for article|
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|Communications Target:||Foreign communications|
|Surveillance Program(s):||General intelligence|| |
Glossary: surveillance programs.
|Description: This document is an affidavit by the former director of the National Security Agency, General Keith B. Alexander created in adherence to subsection 702(g)(2)(C) of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act. It describes the procedures enabling the NSA to acquire intelligence from foreign governments, factions, political organizations, and other entities.|