Ari Harow

Israeli Police Issue Gag Order in Netanyahu Case as PM Remains Defiant

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is suspected of bribery, fraud and breach of trust in two cases, Israel Police confirmed on Thursday when it requested a gag order on the ongoing talks to recruit a state witness. The gag order was granted and is effective until September 17.

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Ex-Netanyahu Aide Sent to House Arrest After 14-hour Interrogation

After an early-morning detention by police upon landing at Ben Gurion International Airport, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s former chief of staff was questioned under caution by the police’s high profile anti-fraud unit for over 14 hours Thursday before being released to house arrest.

sraeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (C) is flanked by bodyguards and unidentified aides upon his arrival at the Knesset for a meeting of the Israeli parliament's Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee in Jerusalem on June 1, 2009. Netanyahu vowed on May 31 there would be no let-up in Israel's much-criticised …