Shas Minister Hid Conflict of Interest in Grant Submission

Government minister Meshulam Nahari requested NIS 15,000 in state funds for an organization without mentioning that it was run by the grandfather of the woman his son was about to marry.

Minister Meshulam Nahari (Shas) hid a conflict of interest when he submitted a funding request to the Prime Minister's Office tenders committee for an exemption. The nonprofit to which Nahari requested the government transfer NIS 15,000 is chaired by the grandfather of Nahari's daughter-in-law.