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Chambliss: Terrorists already changing tactics as result of leaks

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Alexis Levinson
Political Reporter

WASHINGTON — People seeking to attack the United States are already altering their tactics as a result of the leaked information on the National Security Agency programs, Senate Intelligence Ranking Republican Saxby Chambliss said Thursday.

“As a result of what Mr.[Edward] Snowden has already disclosed, the bad guys are now changing their methods of operation,” Chambliss told reporters, after a classified briefing on the NSA programs with seven officials involved.

Chambliss said Snowden’s actions were “likely to cost lives down the road.”

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