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Israel's Netanyahu demands probe of investigators in his corruption trial

Sep 09, 2020 - Reuters Africa

By Reuters Staff

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JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called on Wednesday for an inquiry into the investigators who brought corruption charges against him, in a move that critics said was an attempt to distract from his handling of the COVID-19 pandemic.

FILE PHOTO: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu gives a statement as Israel imposes nightly curfews in dozens of towns and neighbourhoods to stem the coronavirus disease (COVID-19)...