Paul AmesJune 13, 2013 04:50
BRUSSELS — Europe's love affair with Barack Obama is under strain. Polls showed up to 90 percent of Europeans would have voted for him in November's election, but their faith has been rocked by revelations of global cyber-snooping by US agencies under Obama's watch. "How can we speak about an EU-US special relationship, when President Obama explicitly says that they only spy on foreigners? That means us," said Sophie in 't Veld, a Dutch member of the European Parliament.