We made it clear to the parties: in such a time of highly hazardous medical and economic crisis it is categorical to refrain from establishing a government of more than 18 ministers.
The new State Comptroller Matanyahu Engelman has recently stated his intention to close the department that is dedicated to fighting corruption. We have no doubt that this act will seriously harm the fight against corruption in all levels of government.
The Movement for Quality Government in Israel (MQG), has been defending the democratic ethos in Israel for over 28 years as an independent, non-partisan, grass roots, non-profit association. With tens of thousands of members and growing, MQG has evolved into one of Israel’s largest and most effective public interest organizations. On behalf of all Israel’s…
Following the elections, the coalition negotiations started alongside ideas of anti-democratic legislation – the Passage of Overcoming, the so-called French Law, the Immunity from Prosecution Law, another law that would undermine the Gatekeepers and turn their roles into the politicians’ “positions of trust”, and more such ideas.
According to a report recently published, the testimony of Amos Gil’ad (formerly Head of The Political-Security Division in the Ministry of Defense), PM Netanyahu is the one who approved Germany’s selling submarines to Egypt.