MK Aharonovich appointed new tourism minister

MK Yitzhak Aharonovich (Israel Beiteinu) was appointed Israel's new tourism minister on Wednesday after the Knesset plenum approved the appointment by a majority of 51 to 19. The Knesset also approved the appointment of former tourism minister Isaac Herzog to the post of welfare minister, as well as that of Arab MK Ghaleb Majadle as science, culture and sport minister.