Five things you need to know: Netanyahu set to lose grip on power

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Netanyahu set to loose power

Israeli leader Benjamin Netanyahu’s is on course to lose his majority in the Knesset, prompting a scramble to form a government. With the majority of votes counted early on Wedneday, the long-serving prime minister’s Likud party was neck and neck with Benny Gantz and his Blue and White party, with neither set to gain enough seats to have a clear route to government. The vote is the country’s second in five months. Quarter of teachers work 60...
source: New Statesman

2019-09-18 09:20
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