Three questions Netanyahu needs to answer in Israel Hayom affair – Yossi Verter – Haaretz 29.01.17
With his fiery statement in the Knesset last week, the prime minister sounded like he’s started drafting his legal defence.
James Packer caught in middle of Israeli political scandal – 7.30 Report/ABC 31.01.17
The Australian billionaire has found himself caught in the middle of the corruption inquiry that is rocking Israel. Audio [9:35].
Media mogul said to give police proof ‘Netanyahu runs Israel Hayom’ – The Times of Israel 28.01.17
Channel 2 says Yedioth publisher Arnon Mozes offered documents, recordings showing PM acts as ‘editor and owner’ of Sheldon Adelson’s free daily.
Israel police reportedly have messages from Netanyahus asking for expensive items – Sharon Pulwer – Haaretz 31.01.17
According to the Walla website, police have emails and text messages exchanged between the parties in which Netanyahu family members made requests for cigars and champagne using code words.
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