• Israel coalition to fast-track bill to dissolve parliament

    14 days ago - By Bésame

    JERUSALEM - Israel's outgoing coalition government will fast-track a bill this week to dissolve parliament, setting up the country for its fifth elections in three years, a Cabinet minister said Tuesday.
    The development comes after Prime Minister Naftali Bennett announced on Monday that he would disband his alliance of eight ideologically diverse parties, a year after taking office, and send the country to the polls. A series of defections from his Yemina party had stripped the coalition of its majority in parliament.
    Bennett cited the coalition's failure earlier this month to extend a law...
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