PM Defends Judge Levy's Appointment as Head of Committee That Legitimized West Bank Construction

The prime minister rejected Silvan Shalom’s remarks that Supreme Court Justice (ret.) Edmond Levy was chosen to head the committee on the legality of West Bank outposts because of his past in Netanyahu's Likud party.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu responded on Tuesday to a recording in which Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Regional Development Silvan Shalom said...