The Chairman of the party «Yesh Atid» Yair Lapid responded to criticism from Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and coalition Chairman David Amsalem in connection with the testimony that he gave on one waged against the Prime Minister Affairs.
«I heard the head of government and his company: the Chairman of the coalition, Ministers who believe that the police investigating the case of corruption, you can hide the truth. They speak like the criminals,» said Lapid at it.
According to Amsalem, the leader of the «Yesh Atid» behaved like a scammer. «This is a disgusting attempt of coup against the decision of the voters. Not surprisingly, Yair Lapid, addressed the witness: for several years, he tries to take the place of the Prime Minister. The election did not work, so he is trying to get the police,» — said the head of the coalition.
MP from the «Zionist camp» of Livni accused of Amsalem in obstructing justice. «Such statements – a well-planned campaign to save Netenyahu even by the destruction of democracy. We must support those who defend the law,» she said.
Internal security Minister Gilad Erdan has expressed support for the police, but recalled that the Prime Minister is innocent until his guilt is proved. He also called on the legal adviser to the government to quickly decide whether to indict Netanyahu’s accusation.
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