The Brazilian President is clearly not happy! After cancelling her US visit post Snowden's revelations about the NSA's hacking of government communications in Brazil, and calling them crooks at her General Assembly speech last week, she has also gone a step further.
divorce itself from the U.S.-centric Internet over Washington's widespread online spying
Brazil plans to
This is taking the form of pushing for Brazilians' data to be stored in servers locally and the building of a new communication system independent from US and Britain - namely, the BRICS cable
from Vladivostock, Russia to Shantou, China to Chennai, India to Cape Town, South Africa to Fortaleza, Brazil, which it turns out, is in its final phase of implementation.