Sunday, February 4, the police announced the completion of the investigation of the case 630 of corruption in the aviation industry concern «TAAS Avira».
Press service of the police reported that the investigation formed the evidence base in relation to several suspects in the power of the Minister of social welfare, Chaim Katz.
The police recommended to indict the head of the labor Committee, «TAAS avirit» Ehud Nof, a member of the labor Committee Elie Cohen, and Brigadier General stock Amalu Assad. They are accused of financial offences.
According to the materials of the criminal case, Haim Katz used his influence among the employees of the group for personal gain. In exchange for this, Katz gave the highest paying positions in the group and outside it.
The police also suspects that, contrary to a legal adviser to the government Haim Katz intervened in the appointment process of the head of the Board of Directors and senior officials of the labor Committee.
Katz also suspected to have used resources and workers, «TAAS
avirit» for personal use.
The final decision on filing charges will be made by the state office of public Prosecutor and legal adviser to the government.
In response to the recommendations of police Haim Katz said: «Nothing from the investigating authorities, I did not expect they could not admit that all the huge funds that are spent on this crazy investigation, was thrown out in vain. Any sane person familiar with the investigation, realizes that there are no grounds for charges not crazy. It is clear to me that the Prosecutor’s office, which has a common sense, decide not to put me on trial in this case».