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Israeli media reports police recommend indicting PM's wife

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By Euronews
Israeli media reports police recommend indicting PM's wife

<p>Israeli police have reportedly recommended bringing criminal charges against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s wife on suspicion of misusing state funds.</p> <p><a href="http://www.haaretz.com/israel-news/1.722077">Sara Netanyahu</a> is alleged to have used public money to care for her late father and over-billed for meals.</p> <p>The Netanyahus have long faced scrutiny over their spending but have dismissed accusations that their lifestyles are out of touch with ordinary Israelis.</p> <p>The Israeli first lady has also come under fire for her alleged abusive behaviour toward staff.</p> <p>The Netanyahus say they are the victims of a media witch-hunt and have denied any wrongdoing.</p>