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  Kislev 19, 5778 , 07/12/17

Rishon Letzion mayor's detention extended for 5 days

A court has extended the detention of Rishon Letzion Mayor Dov Zur as police continue to investigate allegations of corruption at the municipality.

Coaltion Chairman David Bitan, a former vice mayor and city councilman, faces more questioning on Sunday in the matter. Bitan's driver, Shaul Hakenaani, was released to his home under restrictive conditions.

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