Katsav rape trial continues behind closed doors

The third day of the rape trial of former president Moshe Katsav was set to open in the Tel Aviv District Court on Sunday morning. According to a decision by Tel Aviv District Court, the proceedings will be held behind closed doors and the court will not provide any information regarding the testimony. The charges against Katsav include two counts of rape; one count of committing an indecent act, using force; one count of committing an indecent act; two counts of sexual harassment; one count of harassing a witness; and one count of obstructing justice. Dan Izenberg contributed to this report