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Synonyms for wiretap

to monitor (telephone calls) with a concealed listening device connected to the circuit

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Synonyms for wiretap

the act of tapping a telephone or telegraph line to get information

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tap a telephone or telegraph wire to get information

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Erlier in March, James Comey, who was FBI director at the time Trump made the statements, had informed the Congress that there was no evidence to support the contention that Trump Tower had been wiretapped.
But it may comfort you to know that more than a decade ago, I was also holding the same distinction of being the most wiretapped individual,' Lacson said.
also said one of complainants discovered via a story in a pro-government daily that he was on the list of those who were wiretapped illegally, after which he submitted a complaint against the police officers.
Importantly, our `middle-box' technology prohibits callers and callees from determining whether their calls are being tapped, since the box is in the path of every call whether or not it is being wiretapped.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions also told reporters Wednesday that he never gave President Donald Trump any reason to believe he had been wiretapped by the Obama administration during the campaign.
She didn't explain what the budget of the Special Prosecutor's Office (SPO) was spent on, who wiretapped and why, why the number of files SDSM leader Zoran Zaev said he handed over didn't correspond to the number of files she claimed she had, and how it was possible for illegitimate MPs to elect a legitimate special prosecutor.
HE-rriyet claimed that 160 people were wiretapped by the ystanbul police after a court decision was taken on the ground that they were members of a terrorist network.
Some ten days ago, Bulgarian media outlets published transcripts of wiretapped conversations from the summer of 2012 concerning the election of VSS members from the prosecutors' quota.
CSIS agents had wiretapped Parmar's phone conversations and kept him under surveillance for weeks before the blast.
Hosaka, who filed with complaint with the Tokyo District Prosecutors Office, said Tuesday anonymous letters sent to two news organizations in Tokyo claimed police wiretapped the telephone conversation.
The chairman of the House Intelligence Committee said Wednesday he has seen no evidence backing up President Donald Trump's allegation the administration of former President Barack Obama wiretapped Trump's personal offices in New York City before the November election.
Through wiretapping, Angara said, the police would be able to pinpoint who are indeed involved in the drug trade, especially those in government and use wiretapped conversations as evidence.
At a press conference Tuesday, SDSM leader Zoran Zaev presented material that in his view proved that it was the Security and Counter-intelligence Office (UBK) of Macedonia that wiretapped rather than some foreign services as the government claimed, Vest reports.
An ystanbul court hearing the case asked MyT in 2012 why the journalists were wiretapped by the organization.
The audio recordings and a part of the transcripts of wiretapped conversations which allegedly took place between former Prime Minister Boyko Borisov, former Agriculture Minister Miroslav Naydenov, and Sofia City Prosecutor Nikolay Kokinov were sent to the Chief Prosecutor by Dilyana Dimitrova, Chief Editor of news agency Pik.