Netanyahu remains defiant in face of corruption allegations
14 February, 2018, 19:47 | Author: Brenda Erickson
A police statement on Tuesday said there was enough evidence to indict him for bribery, fraud and breach of trust in two separate cases.
"Neither I nor anyone else has plans for elections".
I tell you, also this time, things will end up with nothing.
Netanyahu, prime minister for a total of almost 12 years, also harshly denounced the police recommendations against him as "full of holes, like Swiss cheese".
Almost all of Netanyahu's Cabinet ministers issued statements of support and no coalition partners appeared ready to bolt.
The police said there was sufficient evidence to charge both Milchan and Mozes with bribery, along with Netanyahu.
Netanyahu himself called the allegations unfounded and said he would not resign.
Education Minister Naftali Bennett says that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is "not living up to the standard" expected of the office, but stopped short of calling for his resignation. It can't be that this government continues as is, " Gabbay told Israel's Army Radio.
Shas leader Arye Deri, who was convicted and served a prison sentence for corruption, said at the local authorities convention that this was the best government he had been a part of and that Netanyahu would win the next election.
Police can make only a recommendation; the final decision to indict rests with the Attorney-General. Approval for Netanyahu's indictment has grown in magnitude within the Knesset over recent months, originally stemming mostly from the left-wing opposition parties but has since gained traction within the ruling right-wing coalition as the inevitably of his indictment grew.
In the second investigation, police allege Netanyahu tried to strike a deal with the country's largest newspaper Yedioth Ahronoth, that he would support legislation created to hurt their main competitor, Israel Hayom, in exchange for positive press coverage.
Genesis Open: PGA Golf Odds And Predictions
The PGA Tour is heading to Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades, California, this week for the 2018 Genesis Open . Though Tiger played his first tour event as a 16-year-old amateur at Riviera, it's a track on which he has never won.
In all, the gifts were worth more than one million shekels ($280,000), the statement said.
According to Netanyahu, this relation "included the mutual exchange of gifts dating back to the time I was a private citizen and long before assuming office". "In this framework, gifts were given from time to time by Mr. Milchan to the Netanyahu family with no business interest", said Milchan's lawyer.
Meanwhile, it emerged how opposition leader Yair Lapid testified in one of the two investigations which led to recommendations for Netanyahu's indictment. "It's important to realize that Netanyahu's political base is very loyal, these are people with an emotional connection to the Likud party". Netanyahu ally David Amsalem called him a "snitch".
Netanyahu said he was certain that the truth would be revealed.
Regev said in an interview with Israel Radio: "You're allowed to receive presents from friends".
Police said in a statement that the prime minister had accepted gifts valued at 750,000 shekels (£150,000, $208,300) from Milchan, and 250,000 shekels (or £51,000, $70,822) from Packer.
But Netanyahu remained defiant. "Not in a single day, not in a year, not at all".
"A prime minister is not meant to be flawless or live an over-modest lifestyle, but he needs to be someone people look at and say: "This is how one should act", Education Minister Naftali Bennett said in a speech in Tel Aviv.
He acknowledged aiding Milchan with his visa issues, but said Milchan had done much for Israel and noted that the late Shimon Peres had also been close with Milchan.
In Case 2000, Netanyahu is accused of arranging barter with Arnon Mozes, the promoter of an Israeli newspaper in exchange for favourable coverage.
He scored nine times in this season's group stage and his next goal will be his 100th in the competition for Real. Real will still believe they can win the tie but their poor form has left them vulnerable and under pressure.
New Horizons is the probe that flew by Pluto on July 14, 2015, and beamed back those unbelievable pictures. This is a TRANS-Neptunian object from the Kuiper belt makes one revolution around the Sun for 295 years.
A separate food price index showed inflation at 18.92 percent in January, compared with 19.42 percent in December. Even so, equities have recovered some ground, advancing for three trading sessions in a row through Tuesday.
They're doing it week in, week out and when one of them is struggling, the other one pops up, or the other two will pop up. What can Porto expect? "All he's done so far has looked good, but it's all been about waiting for the reaction ".
However, she added that the "abhorrent mistakes of a troubling organization" would not stop her in her charity work. Oxfam told Express.co.uk it expects to see even more reports in the future, before the situation stabilises.
Wiley, who is a Los Angeles native, previously had a series of works featuring hip-hop artists displayed in the National Gallery. Of the scores of paintings the artist has produced, only the two based on the biblical beheading story depict such a scene.
In 2015, two men dressed as women tried to ram a stolen vehicle through the gate of the NSA headquarters at Fort Meade. One driver died at the scene after NSA police opened fire on a stolen sports utility vehicle.
Among the final flurry of announcements to come from Qualcomm's big 5G day was, curiously enough, a new 4G modem . Operators will also be able to use their spectrum more efficiently while delivering high speeds to consumers.
AMP Stories are now only viewable on smartphones, but Google wants to expand them to desktops and laptops in the near future. Indeed, the first thing publishers will likely notice, though, is that there's no tooling yet for building AMP stories .
Since the inaugural Women's World Hockey Championships in 1990 every tournament has been won by either the US or Canada. The three Boston College students on Team USA are Cayla Barnes, Kali Flanagan and Megan Keller - all defensemen.
The American people are smart people. "We face a complex volatile and challenging threat environment", he said. Coats said the White House was receiving all relevant information needed to direct strategy.
Zuma has previously said he would obey the instructions of the party but it is not clear whether he will be compliant or defiant. Zuma stands accused of more than 780 charges of fraud, money laundering and racketeering related to an arms deal scandal.
Sky extends Premier League rights through to 2022
The company said it expected to make a profit despite laying out more for Premier League games than last time. Sky and BT extend their agreements to broadcast live Premier League games for another three seasons.
James gets support from White in snowboarding scoring saga
He also now holds the US record for the most years between gold medals (12), topping Ted Ligety's previous record of eight. The American will be 35 by the time the next Winter Olympics is held in Beijing in 2022 but his focus is on a closer goal.
US Drone Destroys Russian Tank in Eastern Syria
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis played down the incident, saying: "This could just be a local couple of guys doing something". Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Tuesday: "We have no information regarding other Russians who may be in Syria ".
Prince Harry And Meghan Markle Look More Loved Up Than Ever
And perhaps because of its close proximity to Kensington Palace and Buckingham Palace, the Royal Family felt it keenly as well. The café supplies food to Homeless people across Scotland and employs many who have been homeless themselves.
Another Court Just Told Trump To Keep DACA - For Now
The legal battle over DACA complicates a debate now underway in Congress on whether to change the nation's immigration laws. Some 690,000 Dreamers registered under the DACA program, and 1.1 million others were eligible but did not sign up.
Xiaomi launches Mi TV 4 in India, priced at INR 39999
In the TV available in other markets, Mi TV 4 comes with a special AI feature that identifies the taste of the viewer over time. The Redmi Note 5 Pro is an enhanced version of the Redmi Note 5 bearing better specs and camera features.
Catholics, Protestants alike to mark Ash Wednesday
Traditionally, anyone 14 years or older would abstain from eating meat on Ash Wednesday, Good Friday, and the six Fridays of Lent. The life that we have on earth will end one day. "Every Sunday we will have worship at 10:30 a.m.in the chapel", she said.