Israel charges Netanyahu's wife

Corruption, fraud case involves ordering up $99,000 in food

Posted: June 22, 2018 at 4:05 a.m.

Sara Netanyahu, the Israeli prime minister’s wife, is facing accusations tied to $99,000 in catered meals for her official residence between 2010 and 2013.

Sara Netanyahu, the wife of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, was formally charged Thursday with fraud and breach of public trust in a long-running corruption case involving the use of outside caterers in the official prime minister's residence, state prosecutors said in a statement.

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