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Up close and personal: data protection and EU-US relations

31 May 2007


Since the terrorist attacks in the US in 2001, Europe’s role in the US-declared ‘war on terror’ has been controversial, and the debate over the appropriate balance to be struck between individual rights and collective security has intensified. This Policy Brief by Johnny Pring analyses the ongoing row over US access to European airline passenger data and warns that the political and legal uncertainty over this issue is set to continue.

Up close and personal: data protection and EU-US relations