Germany spy arrested on suspicion of spying for NSA

A 31 year old employee of BND, the German foreign intelligence agency, has been arrested on suspicion of espionage on behalf of the NSA.

The Federal Prosecutor's office is not providing much information at this point, but the BND spy is said to have admitted to spying a lower house of parliament (Bundestag) committee charged with investigating NSA surveillance of German citizens.

German intelligence employee arrested on suspicion of spying for US on Bundestag NSA committee [Deutsche Welle]