Netanyahu's lawyers could present new evidence to avoid prosecution, but the attorney general's announcement could sway some voters.
Europe's nationalist parties are rushing to support formerly reviled Israel as an ally against the 'scourge' of Islamisation.
Having previously defended Israel at U.N., U.S. "reassessing" relations after Netanyahu's pre-election disavowal of Palestinian state.
Pollsters and the "Tel Aviv bubble" underestimated Netanyahu's political skills.
In the run-up to the vote, Benjamin Netanyahu pledged to continue building settlements.
Netanyahu facing challenge to secure fourth term as he promises more settlements, no Palestinian state in final push
Zionist Union poised to secure more Knesset seats than Netanyahu's Likud, raising prospects of center-left coalition.
Israeli PM stokes fears of centrist coalition with Arab backing as Zionist Union pulls ahead in polls
Israeli PM entreats supporters at rally and says opponent would divide Jerusalem and give territory to Palestinians.
Avigdor Lieberman said opponents of the Israeli state "deserve to have heads chopped off with an axe".
Israeli PM's controversial Washington address fails to cut Zionist Union's two-seat poll lead.
The Likud video claims votes for left will leave Israel open to ISIS invasion.
Will the accusations of corruption alter the election result?