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Senate committee summons Facebook, Google CEOs to testify on internet liability law

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The US Senate Commerce Committee has ordered the CEOs of some of America's biggest tech companies to testify at a Congressional hearing. These include Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, Google's Sundar Pichai and Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg. 

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Countries: United States
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