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A Russian GPS using US soil stirs spy fears

Critics say allowing monitor stations for a Russian satellite-based navigation system could enable spying and erode the strategic advantages that come with the world’s reliance on the US’ GPS

By Michael Schmidt and Eric Schmitt  /  NY Times News Service, WASHINGTON

“It doesn’t see them as a threat,” the official said.

Additional reporting by David Herszenhorn and Andrew Kramer.

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