U.S.-EU trade talks will go on as planned, Brussels says

The European Commission says trade talks between the U.S. and the EU will start next week as planned, despite German and French concerns about possible spying by the U.S. National Security Agency on European institutions. "Whilst the beginning of EU-U.S. trade negotiation should not be affected, the EU side will make it clear that for such a comprehensive and ambitious negotiation to succeed, there needs to be confidence, transparency and clarity among the negotiation partners," an EU spokeswoman said.

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