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US overtakes Britain as world's biggest surveillance state

US is named as having the most CCTV cameras per capita. Shanghai most watched city with nearly three million cameras and police owned facial recognition.

US overtakes Britain as world's biggest surveillance state

Date - 5th December 2019
By - Chloe Livadeas
The US now has highest number of CCTV cameras per person in the world, according to a recent report. The findings were revealed by who said: "People often label China as a Security state, when in fact the US has more CCTV...
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