News Brief 1/31/2012, Shevat 7, 5772
Was PMO Staffer Falsely Accused of Harassment?
According to testimony from offenses the director of the Prime Minister's Office Gil Shefer, Natan Eshel did not commit any criminal or disciplinary wrongs. Eshel was accused of having harassed an anonymous fellow employee. Known only as "R", the woman refused to testify before the the Civil Service Commission. The commission is to continue its work on the matter.
Three long-time employees of the Prime Minister's Office accused their colleague of harassing the woman. Eshel has maintained his innocence and called the matter "gossip."