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Israel: Anti-Netanyahu protesters take to Tel Aviv's Eurovision venue01:20

Israel: Anti-Netanyahu protesters take to Tel Aviv's Eurovision venue

Israel, Tel Aviv
May 19, 2019 at 00:27 GMT +00:00 · Published

Hundreds of protesters rallied outside the Expo complex in Tel Aviv, where the Eurovision Song Contest took place on Saturday evening, to protest against Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

The demonstrators took aim at the proposed 'Immunity Law' Netanyahu is trying to pass which would protect him from prosecution.

Netanyahu, whose narrow victory in the April 9 Israeli elections will see him take office for a record fifth term, is currently facing indictment in three corruption cases.

Israel: Anti-Netanyahu protesters take to Tel Aviv's Eurovision venue01:20
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Hundreds of protesters rallied outside the Expo complex in Tel Aviv, where the Eurovision Song Contest took place on Saturday evening, to protest against Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

The demonstrators took aim at the proposed 'Immunity Law' Netanyahu is trying to pass which would protect him from prosecution.

Netanyahu, whose narrow victory in the April 9 Israeli elections will see him take office for a record fifth term, is currently facing indictment in three corruption cases.

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