Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Faces Indictment on Corruption Charges

At that hearing - which could take place after the April 9 election - Netanyahu can try to persuade the attorney-general, Avichai Mandelblit, not to indict him.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Faces Indictment on Corruption Charges

JERUSALEM – Israel’s attorney-general announced on Thursday he intends to indict Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on corruption charges, a decision coming just six weeks before a closely contested national election. It was the first time a serving Israeli prime minister has been put on official notice of planned prosecution, and deepened uncertainty over how Netanyahu, […]