Thousands protest against Netanyahu as Israeli protests intensify | World news

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Thousands of protesters gathered outside the official residence of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and took to the streets of central Jerusalem, as weeks of protests against the Israeli leader appeared to gain momentum.The protest on Saturday in central Jerusalem, along with smaller gatherings in Tel Aviv, near Netanyahu’s beach house in central Israel and at dozens of busy intersections across the country, was the one of the highest turnout in weeks of demonstrations.

Throughout the summer, thousands of Israelis have taken to the streets, calling on Netanyahu to step down, protesting his handling of the country’s coronavirus crisis and saying he should not remain in office during his trial. for corruption. Although Netanyahu has tried to play down the protests, the twice-weekly rallies show no signs of slowing down.

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