Ronald Reagan Presidential Library

British Foreign Secretary William Hague speaks at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, Calif., on June 25, 2013. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Senior British Official Defends Intel-Sharing Ties With US

A senior British official defended the country’s intelligence-sharing ties with the United States on Tuesday, as governments in both countries face criticism about snooping on citizens.