Kerry, Erekat, Livni News Conf. on Peace Talks

July 30 (Bloomberg) -- U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry talks about the resumption of peace talks between Israel and the Palestinian Authority. Saeb Erekat, Palestinian peace negotiator, and Tzipi Livni, Israeli justice minister, also speak. (Source: Bloomberg)
New Russian Law Weighs Down on Foreign Internet Firms
02:06 - A new law in Russia now forces tech firms with Russian customers to operate local servers to handle Russian personal data. It’s the latest in a string of about 20 laws tightening government control of the Internet, all put into place since President Vladimir Putin’s re-election in 2012. While the new program is aimed at protecting the privacy of Russian citizens, some human rights activists fear the regulation will be misused, allowing officials to spy on citizens and suppress political activists. Bloomberg’s European Senior Web Editor Tim Coulter and City Financial Investment Director Peter Toogood discuss with Guy Johnson and Anna Edwards on “Countdown.”
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