Shield of the National Security Agency of the United States government
Is government mining your e-mails?
02:13 - Source: CNN

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NEW: Director of national intelligence says the reports have "numerous inaccuracies"

NEW: He stresses that, per the law, U.S. citizens and people in U.S. can't be targeted

Washington Post, Guardian report U.S. agencies tapped the servers of tech giants

Facebook, Apple, others say they don't allow direct access to their servers