Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is expected to be questioned on Thursday for the fifth time over his involvement in police cases 1000 and 2000.
In Case 1000 (“the gifts affair”), it is suspected that he received expensive gifts from different businessmen, and in Case 2000 (“the Israel Hayom
affair”), he allegedly negotiated with publisher Arnon “Noni” Mozes for favorable coverage of himself in the newspaper Yediot Aharonot
in exchange for his support of a bill to weaken Israel Hayom
, the largest circulation Hebrew-language newspaper and Yediot
’s bitter competitor.Police won't either confirm or deny the report.