- Penny Wong says she’s raised ‘alarming’ democratic trends in Israel with its government.
- Benjamin Netanyahu’s government is facing mass protest over its judicial overhaul.
- Wong made the comments to a meeting of Labor colleagues on Tuesday.
Foreign Minister Penny Wong says she has raised “alarming trends” in Israel’s democracy with its government, as protests against a controversial overhaul of the country’s courts continue.
Tens of thousands of Israelis took part in nationwide demonstrations on Saturday, the 30th consecutive weekend they have vented their anger over the reforms,…