Even the cellphone of German chancellor Angela Merkel was targeted in the US spying efforts and this conducted to the actual decision. The German Interior Ministry outlined clearly ongoing plans to restructure information and communication policies to protect consumers’ privacy against outside intrusion. On the other part, the managing director of Verizon Germany said Thurday: “We have made it clear that the U.S. government cannot access customer information that is stored outside the United States.“ Verizon will be replaced probably by Deutsche Telekom in the German communications market. However, no contract has been signed yet. Actually, the German government requires telecommunications providers signing new contracts to confirm they’re not legally obliged to share information with foreign governments.