Terrorist-plot leak seen as damaging
Posted: September 30, 2013 at 5:04 a.m.
WASHINGTON — As the nation’s spy agencies assess the fallout from disclosures about their surveillance programs, some government analysts and senior officials say that the leak of an al-Qaida terrorist plot in August has caused more immediate damage to U.S. counterterrorism efforts than the thousands of classified documents disclosed by Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor.
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