Years after it began, expensive project has stalled due to lack of transportation for thousands of soldiers
“It is going toward violence,” Lapid predicted. “People are in despair, because they don’t have what to eat.”
A series of mysterious accidents has rocked Iran in the past week
“We will know how to advance at the right pace, the right moment, the right time and the right place,” Gantz said.
According to Gantz, his allies in the government "will do everything in our power to prevent a fourth election at this time."
On Thursday, Shabtai attended a memorial service along with President Reuven (Ruvi) Rivlin, Chief Commander of the IDF Maj.-Gen Aviv Kochavi and Alternate Prime Minister Benny Gantz.
The unnamed Likud official claimed Gantz is also able to reach a good working relationship with Haredi parties, ensuring the coalition will survive.
EDITOR'S NOTES: Is this how a responsible government enacts policy with long-term – even historic – consequences?
Professor Simcha Goldin, who lost his son Hadar during the 2014 operation Protective Edge, pitched a protest tent outside the official ceremony on Mount Herzel.
Knee-jerk foreign criticism is not surprising, but endless domestic bickering in Israel is baffling.