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Netanyahu trial delayed over virus

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s criminal trial will be postponed until May due to emergency measures taken to combat the coronavirus.

This comes after the PM, on Saturday night,  prohibited all leisure activities in Israel and placed a ban on all gatherings of more than 10 people.

Later on Saturday night, Justice Minister Amir Ohana put the country’s courts in a “state of emergency” over the virus, leading to the postponement of Netanyahu’s trial, Ynet reported. Only urgent cases will be heard, according to the Jerusalem Post.

Read more here: https://jewishnews.timesofisrael.com/netanyahus-criminal-trial-postponed-due-to-coronavirus-measures/