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Former minister Ben-Eliezer taken to hospital

Former minister Ben-Eliezer taken to hospital

Former Labor leader, who is on trial for corruption, taken to Assah Harofeh Hospital after feeling unwell.Ben Ariel, 06/03/2016 05:11
Ben-Eliezer to ask to postpone trial due to health

Ben-Eliezer to ask to postpone trial due to health

Lawyers for former MK Binyamin Ben-Eliezer planning to ask that the start of his trial be postponed due to his dialysis treatments.Elad Benari, 04/01/2016 05:12
Former MK Ben-Eliezer to be tried for corruption

Former MK Ben-Eliezer to be tried for corruption

Attorney General announced he will place former MK on trial on a host of charges, including bribery and tax evasion.Elad Benari, 28/10/2015 06:45
A-G to Indict Former Labor Chair Ben-Eliezer

A-G to Indict Former Labor Chair Ben-Eliezer

A year after allegations surfaced, A-G Weinstein chooses to indict former minister Binyamin (Fuad) Ben-Eliezer for bribery and fraud.Cynthia Blank, 31/05/2015 09:21
Police Recommend Indictment Against Ben-Eliezer

Police Recommend Indictment Against Ben-Eliezer

Police recommend indictment of former Labor MK over bribes, money laundering, fraud, and tax-related offenses.Hezki Baruch, 07/01/2015 00:13
MK Ben-Eliezer Hospitalized with Fever

MK Ben-Eliezer Hospitalized with Fever

Labor MK admitted to hospital after feeling unwell. He is in stable condition and fully conscious.Ido Ben Porat, 05/12/2014 01:14
MK Ben-Eliezer to Quit Politics

MK Ben-Eliezer to Quit Politics

Labor MK and former presidential candidate plans to retire from politics after 30 years in the Knesset.Ido Ben Porat, 26/11/2014 01:16
MK Ben-Eliezer Interrogated for a Second Time

MK Ben-Eliezer Interrogated for a Second Time

Former presidential hopeful interrogated for second time in 7 days Wednesday, after police find suspicious cash box.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/06/2014 18:57
Police Find Cash Safe 'Owned by Ben Eliezer'

Police Find Cash Safe 'Owned by Ben Eliezer'

The bank safety deposit box contained hundreds of thousands of dollars, which may not have been declared by former presidential candidate.Gil Ronen , 09/06/2014 14:12
Labor Party Presidential Candidate Withdraws

Labor Party Presidential Candidate Withdraws

MK Binyamin Ben-Eliezer announces he is quitting presidential race, three days ahead of vote and day after corruption investigation.Ari Yashar, 07/06/2014 20:40
Ben-Eliezer's Presidential Bid Might be Over

Ben-Eliezer's Presidential Bid Might be Over

Political officials predict that Labor MK would lose support in the wake of the investigation against him.Elad Benari, Canada, 07/06/2014 02:20
Presidential Hopeful Questioned by Police

Presidential Hopeful Questioned by Police

Presidential hopeful MK Binyamin Ben-Eliezer questioned on suspicion of receiving funds illegally.Elad Benari, Canada, 06/06/2014 20:24
Hareidim Contemplating Who to Support

Hareidim Contemplating Who to Support

The Knesset’s hareidi parties are trying to decide on one candidate who they will support in the presidential vote.Elad Benari, Canada, 03/06/2014 20:42
David Levy Won't Run for President

David Levy Won't Run for President

Deadline to submit candidacies for president ends. Former foreign minister rules out candidacy due to lack of support.Elad Benari and Hezki Baruch, 28/05/2014 04:42
Ben-Eliezer to Undergo Kidney Transplant

Ben-Eliezer to Undergo Kidney Transplant

78-year-old presidential hopeful will undergo a kidney transplant right after Independence Day, says Channel 2 News.Elad Benari, Canada, 03/05/2014 00:32
Report: Presidential Hopeful Frequented Casinos

Report: Presidential Hopeful Frequented Casinos

Investigative TV report finds that presidential hopeful MK Binyamin Ben-Eliezer frequented "exclusive and discreet" casinos in London.Ido Ben Porat and Elad Benari, 01/05/2014 06:12
Labor Party Endorses Ben-Eliezer for President

Labor Party Endorses Ben-Eliezer for President

Labor party officially endorses MK Binyamin Ben-Eliezer as its candidate for president.Elad Benari, 18/02/2014 06:25
Poll: Israelis Want Rivlin as President

Poll: Israelis Want Rivlin as President

Most Israelis would like to see MK Reuven Rivlin as Israel’s next president, finds new poll.Elad Benari, 24/01/2014 04:44
Poll: Most Israelis Favor Second Term for Peres

Poll: Most Israelis Favor Second Term for Peres

63% of Israelis would prefer that Peres's term be extended, according to Channel 2 poll. If not, MK Reuven Rivlin is the leading candidate.Elad Benari, 07/01/2014 01:42
Ben-Eliezer: Hizbullah Receiving Chemical Weapons

Ben-Eliezer: Hizbullah Receiving Chemical Weapons

MK Binyamin Ben-Eliezer says the regime in Syria has begun to transfer chemical weapons to Hizbullah.Elad Benari, 30/04/2013 02:14
‘Israel Thirsts to Hear Obama Directly’

‘Israel Thirsts to Hear Obama Directly’

Acting Knesset head calls for US President Obama to speak in Knesset. ‘The nation thirsts to hear him.’Maayana Miskin, 06/02/2013 13:54
Ben-Eliezer: Israel Shouldn't Attack Iran

Ben-Eliezer: Israel Shouldn't Attack Iran

MK Binyamin Ben-Eliezer: Israel shouldn't be on the front line against Iran - the world should stop it.Elad Benari, Canada, 24/02/2012 20:39
MK Ben-Eliezer's Daughter Released from Custody

MK Ben-Eliezer's Daughter Released from Custody

Talia Ben-Eliezer, daughter of MK Binyamin Ben-Eliezer (Labor), released after being arrested at an airport in New York.Elad Benari, 05/02/2012 03:06
Labor MK's Daughter Arrested in New York

Labor MK's Daughter Arrested in New York

Talia Ben-Eliezer, daughter of MK Binyamin Ben-Eliezer, arrested at Kennedy Airport while making her way back to Israel.Elad Benari, 02/02/2012 23:58