Tourism Minister Stas Meseznikov resigns from politics

Tourism Minister Stas Meseznikov (Yisrael Beytenu) on Tuesday announced his resignation from politics.
His resignation followed MK Anastasia Michaeli's announcement Monday night that she would not be seek a place on the party's list for the next Knesset and would retire from politics.
Michaeli, who was involved in several political scandals, was not expected to receive a realistic slot on the Yisrael Beytenu list, which will be announced Tuesday.