Israeli police will recommended that Israeli Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu be indicted on corruption charges, after police agreed last week there was sufficient evidence to charge him, Israeli media reported today, HuffPost report.
Netanyahu responded to the reports in a live address this afternoon, saying he will continue to lead Israel and that the recommendations against him will “end with nothing.”
The nation’s prime minister since 2009, he could face indictment after a monthslong investigation into two separate allegations of corruption. In a first case, known as Case 1000, investigators have looked at whether Netanyahu accepted bribes from billionaire donors, including Israeli-born Hollywood producer Arnon Milchan. Read more.