Israeli media reported that Nir Hivitz, the former adviser to the Netanyahu family, and Shaul Elovitch, a senior businessman and a major shareholder in Bezeq Communications, were arrested. The embezzlement that is being investigated may involve the same prime minister , Noting that the police did not disclose the details of the investigation.
The Israeli judiciary is prosecuting Benjamin Netanyahu for a number of corruption cases, bribery, abuse of power and breach of trust. The preliminary investigation began several months ago with the file “1000,” which relates to the suspicion of obtaining a bribe from entrepreneur Arnon Malchin, in addition to the 2000 file. Owner of “Yedioth Ahronoth” in order to tip the head of government in the media coverage.
Israeli police have subjected Netanyahu and his wife Sarah to more than seven rounds of investigation into a number of files, including the purchase of submarines from Germany.