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  9/13/2011, Elul 14, 5771

Kara Associates: Charges 'Targeted Assassination'


Sources close to Member of Knesset Ayoub Kara told Arutz Sheva, Tuesday morning, that the sexual harassment complaint of a former employee of the Likud lawmaker constitute a politically-based "targeted [character] assassination". They added that the Minister for Development of the Negev and the Galilee was suprised by the complaint and rejected it outright.

The sources said the phenomenon of idle complaints against politicians has become the norm in recent years, with the backing of the media. The called the complaint "an outright lie and attempt to kill the political career of a successful member of Knesset."