U.S. Businessman Tells Court He Transferred $30,000 to Ehud Olmert's Brother

Morris Talansky - whose cash donations to the former premier were the focus of a corruption case brought against Olmert for which he was acquitted - was testifying this time in the Holyland corruption trial.

Morris Talansky transferred $30,000 to former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert's brother Yossi, after Olmert asked him to help Yossi, who was in financial trouble, the American-Jewish fundraiser told the Tel Aviv District Court on Sunday.