The Chairperson of the parliamentary opposition, Isaac Herzog, the leader of the party «the Zionist camp», urged Prime Minister Netanyahu to resign «for social reasons» as they did when Yitzhak Rabin.
Speaking at the event «Shabatot» in Neve Monson, Isaac Herzog said that Netanyahu’s resignation would be a decent, Patriotic thing to do, and the Likud will find him a good successor. He urged the Prime Minister not to drag the country during the long months of internal conflict and international disgrace.
Duke also sharply criticized the conduct of the party festival «Liquid» on January 27, the international day of remembrance of the victims of the Holocaust. He condemned the statement of Minister of culture Miri Regev: «Speaking at «Liquide» in Eilat, she dared to declare that day, this only came to have a new pretext for attacks on the Likud party, in addition, according to Regev, the day talked a lot only because of the fact that Liquida was held on January 27. Unbelievable.»
«On 27 January 1945 the Red army liberated the death camp Auschwitz. It is symbolic that opened the gates of Auschwitz, the major of the red army, a Jew, Anatoly Shapiro. The whole world reveres this day, bowing heads before the memory of the victims of the biggest tragedy in the history of mankind. But the party «Likud» on this day in Eilat holds your party celebration like few other days in the year, and the Minister of culture of the state of Israel Miri Regev said that about the international day of remembrance of the victims of the Holocaust, remembered and wrote a lot because this day was spent «Liquid» he said.
Meanwhile, Knesset member from the party «Yesh Atid» ofer Shelah said that the decision on the indictment must be taken as soon as possible, and then you must publish the maximum number of materials, including records of conversations Netanyahu with the publisher of «Yediot Ahronot» by Arnon (Noni) Mozes. Shelah added that, if published so far data is correct, then the arguments Netanyahu about a friendly exchange of gifts stand the test of common sense, told the radio station «Reshet bet».
MERETZ leader zehava Gal-on on «Shabatot» in Haifa demanded that Benjamin Netanyahu called the names of all the businessmen who made him gifts. According to her, the cigars and champagne for hundreds of thousands of shekels — it is a bribe, not a love of comfort. She claims that Netanyahu had a direct impact on the business interests of the Arnon Milchen. It should be noted that, according to the Second channel ITV, Milchan during the interrogation, said that he has business interests in Israel.