REPORT: POLICE TO RECOMMEND NETANYAHU BE INDICTED FOR BRIBERY ON TWO CHARGES

The Jerusalem Post | JPost.com | 2/13/2018 | Udi Shaham
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Israel Police will recommend indicting Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for bribery and breach of trust in two cases Tuesday night, Israel's Channel 2 and Channel 10 reported.

After a 14-month-long investigation, police are expected to announce on Tuesday that it found enough evidence to recommend the state’s prosecution to indict Netanyahu for bribery and breach of trust in Case 1000, the “gifts affair" and Case 2000, the "Yediot Aharanot Affair."

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In Case 1000, the “gifts affair,” it is alleged that Netanyahu improperly accepted expensive gifts from different businessmen.

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In Case 2000, the “Yediot Aharonot affair,” Netanyahu allegedly negotiated with publisher Arnon “Noni” Mozes for favorable coverage of himself in Yediot Aharonot in exchange for support of a bill to weaken Israel Hayom, the largest circulation Hebrew-language paper and Yediot’s biggest competitor.

Channel 2 also reported that police will recommend indicting Mozes and Hollywood film producer Arnon Milchan, who is among those alleged to have given Netanyahu expensive gifts as bribes.

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The two men are involved in corruption inquiries related to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Mozes is suspected of offering the PM positive coverage in his paper and Milchan is suspected of offering the PM various expensive gifts, such as cigars and champagne, in exchange for aid in receiving his US Visa.

The prime minister, in the past, rejected both allegations claiming that "it is not...
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