Netanyahu Blows Off Mandela Memorial Service

Israelis aghast as leadership goes missing from global delegation at Mandela's funeral.


Netanyahu skips Mandela memorial. Israelis say 'are you kidding?' (via The Christian Science Monitor)

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends a weekly cabinet meeting in Jerusalem Nov. 17. Fresh off a series of scandals over his high-flying lifestyle and expensive habits, the prime minister said Monday he would skip Nelson Mandela’s funeral…


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