Former Netanyahu aide testifies against him in corruption trial

Nir Hefetz is a key prosecution witness as ex-PM faces fraud, breach of trust and bribery allegations

A one-time confidant to Benjamin Netanyahu has begun testifying against him in the former Israeli prime minister’s corruption trial in Jerusalem.

Nir Hefetz, a former spokesperson for Netanyahu, is a key prosecution witness expected to deliver critical testimony in the trial, which revolves around accusations that Netanyahu committed fraud, breach of trust and accepted bribes. The former premier, now opposition leader, denies any wrongdoing.

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Source Link: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/nov/22/former-netanyahu-aide-testifies-corruption-trial-nir-hefetz

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