It's been an exciting year so far in the U.S. telecom space, and we're only now passing the halfway mark. And, thankfully, if the past few weeks are any indication, the drama looks likely to keep on rolling. Investors were recently thrown another interesting curve ball when rumors surfaced that Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ) might be planning on making an unexpected move, heading north of the border. So what's the deal? In this video, Fool tech and telecom analyst Andrew Tonner takes a look at the latest potential deal on the wireless giant's radar, and what it could mean for shareholders.

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