The Israeli Military’s Subversion of the Government

In the end, the confusing Harpaz affair is actually a case of breach of trust. The army’s criticism of the government is harsh.

Yet another twist is unfolding in the so-called Harpaz affair, four years after the first round in the war between former Defense Minister Ehud Barak and former Chief of Staff Gabi Ashkenazi. Lt. Col. Boaz Harpaz, assisted by Attorney General Yehuda Weinstein, the police and the State Prosecutor’s Office, continues to mock Israel’s political world.