Thursday, August 10, the Likud issued a statement attacking the former Prime Minister Ehud Barak.
«Funny, Ehud Barak, who was a suspect in the case on non-profit organizations illegally gathered him millions of shekels, says about corruption. If Isaac Herzog were not silent during interrogation, very likely that Ehud Barak now would be sitting in prison,» — said in a statement, «the Likud.»
The event, organized in support of Benjamin Netanyahu, Ehud Barak wrote in his Twitter microblog: «the Suspect from the street, Balfour continues to cry. «Likudnik» proud and honest citizens. They are not puppets. There is no persecution, but there is corruption. No strong leadership, but there is panic».
Earlier in his speech, Netanyahu called Barack an «old man with the new beard, which a short time was Prime Minister.»