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Explosion could discourage Palestinian Authority officials from visiting Gaza, further damage reconciliation process.
After its membership is confirmed, the 21st Knesset is expected to be sworn in at the end of the month, with a delay due to Passover.
Zandberg said every party should say “yes” when asked if they would sit Arab parties in a coalition.
"With all our will to join the coalition and despite our flexibility, we will not concede our basic principles," Liberman wrote on Twitter on Saturday night.
By GIL HOFFMAN
"I will do everything possible to expand the ranks of the coalition as much as possible"
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Three MKs threatened to nix prime minister's flagship bill.
Negotiations still have not succeeded with the haredi (ultra-Orthodox) parties and with the Hitorerut Party of councilman Ofer Berkovitch.
Neither the coalition nor the opposition will really be passing any laws in the Knesset under the current political constellation.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Bennett: Election will likely be held in May.
Although one of the bill’s leading sponsors is a member of the Likud, it is unlikely to go to a vote soon.
Yisrael Beytenu leader MK Avigdor Liberman, who pulled his party from the government two weeks ago, reiterated on Tuesday that he would not support the Sa’ar bill.
'Bill is attack on rule of law.'
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
The cultural loyalty bill, which was set to be put to a final vote on Monday, allows the Culture Ministry to deny funding to cultural works that disrespect state symbols.
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