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MKs separated by ushers in plenum melee after opposition bill falls

The Knesset plenum descended into chaos on Wednesday after a bill proposing the establishment of a government body to fight poverty.

Opposition MKs claimed that Prime Minister Naftali Bennett broke an agreement to offset his vote in exchange for the vote of Joint List's Aida Touma-Sliman. 

As Bennett left the plenum, a number of opposition MKs repeatedly chanted "Go!"

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