Israeli court resumes corruption trial of PM Benjamin Netanyahu

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu returned to court on Monday to answer corruption charges at the resumption of his trial some six weeks before Israeli voters again pass judgment on his leadership. He made no immediate statement to reporters in a heavily-guarded Jerusalem court building as he huddled with his lawyers, wearing a face mask, waiting… Read More Israeli court resumes corruption trial of PM Benjamin Netanyahu

Israeli police questions PM Benjamin Netanyahu over involvement in graft cases

Israeli police questioned Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Friday for the first time in a corruption case that involves the country’s largest telecommunications company, Israel Radio said. Along with two other corruption cases, in which Netanyahu is suspected of bribery, the probes announced in February pose a serious threat to the four-term prime minister’s political… Read More Israeli police questions PM Benjamin Netanyahu over involvement in graft cases

Israeli police recommends PM Benjamin Netanyahu’s indictment for bribery in graft cases

​Israeli police on Tuesday recommended indicting Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for bribery in two criminal investigations but the Israeli leader, calling the allegations baseless, vowed to remain in office. Now deep in a cloud of uncertainty over his political future, the right-wing leader will await a final decision by Israel’s attorney-general on whether he will… Read More Israeli police recommends PM Benjamin Netanyahu’s indictment for bribery in graft cases