Opposition leader Shelly Yechimovich on Wednesday called on Kadima leader Shaul Mofaz to announce in the Kadima faction meeting that his party will immediately quit the coalition.
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She said that Kadima's withdrawal will "put a stop the political farce surrounding the Tal Law, which will not yield real results even if a new law is passed."
"Elections should be held in September and this was avoided just because of a political exercise of survival and now we have to go to the public and let it have its say in a wide range of significant issues in Israeli society," Yechimovich stated.
Mofaz was due to hold a faction meeting at 17:15.