Israeli police find 'sufficient evidence' to indict Netanyahu
Israeli police said Tuesday there is "Sufficient evidence" to indict Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on criminal charges in two corruption cases.
According to a police report published late Tuesday, authorities found evidence of "Accepting bribes, fraud, and breach of trust."
Police stopped short of recommending that charges be brought against Netanyahu. That decision rests with the attorney general. Ref. CNN.
Israeli PM Netanyahu 'cannot cling on to power much longer'. Analysts say Israeli PM Netanyahu's days in office are numbered as police investigate two new corruption probes. Source 2d.
Israel's attorney general will indict Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on corruption charges, reports say. Avichai Mendelblit announced Thursday he would indict Netanyahu for bribery, fraud and breach of trust in three separate cases, pending a final hearing, according to Haaretz and the Associated Press. An indictment marks the first time in Israeli history that a sitting prime minister has been charged with a crime. Ref. USAToday.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu charged with fraud and accepting bribes. Israel’s attorney general on Thursday formally charged Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu with fraud, breach of trust and accepting bribes in three different scandals. It is the first time a sitting Israeli prime minister has been charged with a crime and throws the country’s paralyzed political system into further disarray. Ref. USAToday.
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