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Media: January 1, 2012

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Channel 10 CEO Yossi Varshavsky has publicly confirmed for the first time that he was offered debt postponement for the channel in exchange for the firing of journalist Raviv Drucker.

(Hebrew)

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January 1st, 2012 at 10:59 pm

Police: 21 November, 2010

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An inspector operating on behalf of the Tel Aviv Municipality was arrested on suspicion of having threatened and blackmailed a migrant laborer from the Philippines. The man threatened to report the laborer to the authorities and to ensure that she and her children would be expelled from the country. It transpires from the interrogation that the man also was in the habit of threatening another migrant laborer. (Hebrew)

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November 21st, 2010 at 6:16 pm