Does Netanyahu Want a Fox News for Israel?

  • Analysts say Netanyahu seeks TV news with like-minded views
  • Israel PM has had rocky relationship with press since 1990s

Netanyahu views competition as a fitting remedy to many economic problems, so opening the TV market is in keeping with his world view.

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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s drive to revolutionize Israel’s television market with more competition has some people wondering whether he has ulterior motives.

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