Cabinet unanimously approves Liberman appointment as defense minister

The cabinet on Monday morning unanimously approved Yisrael Beytenu leader Avigdor Liberman as defense minister as a looming coalition crisis dwindled and the government moved to expand its membership.
In the cabinet meeting, Yisrael Beytenu Mk Sofa Landver was approved as Immigration and Absorption Minister and the Likud's Tzachi Hanegbi was approved as a minister without a portfolio in the Prime Minister's Office.
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