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    In January, the court ordered the postponement of Benjamin Netanyahu’s hearing, which was initially scheduled for 13 January, due to the COVID-19 lockdown.

    The corruption trial for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu resumes in Jerusalem on Monday, 8 February after being delayed last month.

    Netanyahu has been the subject of multiple corruption investigations, including over claims he received expensive gifts from various businessmen, advanced a law that would benefit one of Israel's major newspapers, and supported looser regulation of the telecommunication company Bezeq in return for positive press coverage.

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