• There's little chance Israel's Prime Minister will quit or be fired, despite bribery allegations

    6 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Israeli police have recommended Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu be indicted on several several counts of bribery, fraud, and breach of trust.
    Netanyahu can remain in office as the process Attorney General makes a decision to indict, which will likely take months.
    Experts say the police accusations aren't guaranteed to lead to an indictment.
    If an indictment does occur, there is no law requiring Netanyahu to quit.
    On Tuesday, Israeli police put forth a recommendation to indict Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for several several counts of bribery, fraud, and breach of trust...
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  • Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu may be in hot water over bribery allegations and he doesn't seem to be denying it

    Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu may be in hot water over bribery allegations and he doesn't seem to be denying it

    6 monthes ago - By Chron

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    Israel's police recommended charging Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu with bribery on Monday.
    Netanyahu responded on Tuesday, and did not overtly deny receiving gifts from business leaders.
    The police recommendation detailed two cases, dubbed Case 1000 and Case 2000, detailing allegations of bribery as well as luxury gifts including cigars, champagne and jewelry.
    Despite the allegations, Netanyahu said "nothing will sway" him to step down, and remains confident he will not face charges.
    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu responded to Israeli police's recommendation...
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  • The 10 most important things in the world right now

    The 10 most important things in the world right now

    6 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Here's what's happening on Wednesday.
    1. Israeli police recommended Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu be indicted. Police allege Netanyahu received bribes from a number of billionaires, and he doesn't seem to be denying the claims.
    2. A second US judge blocked the Trump administration from ending DACA. The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, which shields young unauthorized immigrants from deportation, could still be wound down but it would require a better reason, the judge said.
    3. The FBI director said the whole of Chinese society is a threat to the US. He cited the variety...
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