Israel President Moshe Katsav announced on
Wednesday that he'll take a "leave of absence" from his political post.
He is being accused of raping and sexually assaulting female
"McCarthyism is alive in Israel," Katsav said,
"I will fight to my last breath," he said. "I am not prepared to bow to blackmail."
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Timesonline has an article about President Moshe Katsav and the rape
and sexual harassment charges against him. News broke that the
indictment will include the charge of raping one of the four
complainants in the case.
Here is an excerpt from the TimesOnline story:
President Moshe Katsav of Israel is to be charged with rape and abuse of power, the Justice Ministry announced yesterday.
Lawyers for Mr Katsav, whose seven-year term of office ends in
August, said that he intended to...Read Full Story
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