Israel’s Lieberman May Receive Draft Indictment, Haaretz Reports

Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman may receive a draft indictment today or tomorrow on charges of fraud, money laundering and breach of trust, Haaretz reported without saying where it got the information.

Attorney General Yehuda Weinstein will probably present Lieberman with the draft so he has the opportunity to request a hearing aimed at preventing an indictment, the newspaper said on its website. Spokesmen for both Weinstein and Lieberman declined to comment on the report.

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