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Media: Video: EU's Schaake on Exports of Surveillance Systems

Bloomberg, 23.8.2011, Aug. 23 (Bloomberg) -- Marietje Schaake, a European Parliament member who represents the Netherlands, talks about efforts to prevent the export of information and communications technology to authoritarian governments that use the surveillance systems to track political dissidents and human-rights activists. Schaake spoke with Bloomberg's Vernon Silver on July 19.