The State Comptroller's office is investigating the overseas travels of government ministers as well as the prime minister. The State Comptroller will decide next week whether to summon Netanyahu for another questioning session. The prime minister departed for Canada on Thursday night and is scheduled to meet US President Barack Obama in Washington on Monday.
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Last year, State Comptroller Micha Lindenstrauss lauched a probe into allegations that some of Netanyahu's trips abroad were funded by private businessmen, including Jewish donors.
Knesset's State Control Committee gave Lindenstrauss' office exceptional authorities in investigating the alleged ethical violations by Netanyahu.
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