Allowed to publish information according to which one of the six people detained on the morning of Monday, July 10, on suspicion of involvement in the «case of 3000», is a former Deputy Director of the national security Council Avriel Bar-Yosef.
Bar-Yosef was already questioned in the fall of 2016 in the investigation of suspected corruption in the field of natural gas. He was suspected of promoting the interests of the German businessman Michael Duke in the field of liquefied natural gas.
In his summary of 25 years in the Navy, including the position of head of procurement Department of the Navy, the work of the concern «Rafael», the Director of the Knesset’s foreign Affairs and defense Subcommittee on the defense budget, the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Haifa port.
In early 2016, Bar-Yosef was to be appointed Chairman of the national security Council, but under the pressure of public organizations withdrew his candidacy.