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Mandelblit: No postponing an announcement of possible Netanyahu indictment
February 1, 2019
Israeli Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit said that pushing the announcement of a decision due to the prime minister’s concern it could politically damage him would be intervening in the elections.
Poll: Most Israelis think legal system biased in favor of left
January 31, 2019
When asked by Movement for Governability and Democracy how they perceive leading officials in justice system, 61 percent say Chief Justice Esther Hayut is left-wing, and that her opinions influence her work.
‘Dramatic announcement’ keeps Netanyahu’s legal woes atop election cycle
January 9, 2019
By making the address, the Israeli prime minister was gambling that proactively keeping the allegations against him at the top the news will actually help him in the polls.
The left is trying to steal the election, declares Netanyahu
January 6, 2019
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu slams the left and the media for “putting brute, inhumane pressure” on the attorney general to indict him at all cost, says it constitutes an attempt to “grossly intervene” in election.
Israeli prime minister asserts: ‘I will not resign, even if indicted’
December 27, 2018
Attorney General Avichai Mendelblit is currently reviewing police recommendations to file corruption charges against the prime minister in three investigations.
Netanyahu backs bill to deport families of terrorists
Yair Altman, Ariel Kahana and Israel Hayom Staff
December 18, 2018
Nevertheless, Deputy Attorney General Ran Nazri said it was problematic from a constitutional point of view and in terms of the potential international reaction.
Likud insiders rally behind Netanyahu, ruling out his resignation
Ariel Ben Solomon
March 1, 2018
Amid ongoing corruption probes, Likud is standing firmly behind the Israeli prime minister.