US Congress protests Israeli online broadcast bill

Israeli leaders are used to receiving sharply-worded letters and phone calls from US officials about settlement policy, but the latest cause of tension is about something entirely different: watching TV online.

Top US lawmakers and US Ambassador Dan Shapiro protested to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon and others against legislation that would allow free television channels to be broadcast online.

Source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Politics-And-Diplomacy/Congress-protests-Israeli-online-broadcast-bill-474349

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