The proceeding was opened following a legal assistance request by Israel to German authorities, the report said.
The three claimed that a prime minister cannot make a decision to purchase a submarine without the agreement of the defense minister and chief of staff.
The Blue and White leaders called for a probe of why Netanyahu authorized Germany selling similar submarines to Egypt without consulting then-defense minister Ya’alon or other security officials.
In special Independence Day interview, the German chancellor discusses antisemitism, Mideast peace and Berlin's pledge to maintain Israel's national security.
On Case 3000: "Has the affair had an impact? Yes. Does it affect our work? No."
Without parliamentary immunity, leaking police recommendations or other evidence pertaining to a case can carry a sentence of up to 2 years.
Likud calls Ya’alon’s claims ‘obsessive, attention-seeking.’
Former defense minister Moshe Ya’alon has also slammed Netanyahu for circumventing him in purchasing the submarines.
The police have an array of top suspects in their cross-hairs.
Molcho has been at Netanyahu’s side and in the thick of diplomatic activities with the Palestinians since Netanyahu took power for the first time in 1996.