The Ministry of foreign Affairs is investigating the unauthorized acts of the administrative Director of the Embassy of Israel in South Africa that caused the state damages in the amount of not less than 100,000 US dollars.
According to «Zman tel Aviv,» the clerk without the approval of the leadership in the Ministry of foreign Affairs have donated to the University of Pretoria standing in the courtyard of the Embassy «ugly thing».
Missing hardware found during the visit to Pretoria a senior official of the foreign Ministry, in contrast to the administrative Director knew that it is a work of the famous South African sculptor Eduardo Forks.
The foreign Ministry estimated the sculpture at $ 100,000, however, according to experts, its real value could reach 500 thousand dollars. Work of art went to the state of Israel along with the building of the Embassy.