Target person No. 9: A top secret NSA list includes the names of government leaders who have been tasked as targets. The "Nymrod" database of citations derived from intelligence agencies, transcripts of intercepted fax, voice and computer-to-computer communication, includes 300 references to German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

Target person No. 9: A top secret NSA list includes the names of government leaders who have been tasked as targets. The "Nymrod" database of citations derived from intelligence agencies, transcripts of intercepted fax, voice and computer-to-computer communication, includes 300 references to German Chancellor Angela Merkel.