“If Netanyahu tries to dissolve the Knesset we will oppose it, there is no reason to take the country into another round of ridiculous and unnecessary elections” UTJ MK Uri Maklev said.
The basis of the coalition agreement is very similar to those which were drafted after the April and September elections.
The pledge claimed that Yair Lapid's true intent in wanting a new speaker was "to thwart the unity government and to pass on Iran-style anti-democratic laws."
As the day progressed, Shas leader Arye Deri, UTJ leader and Health Minister Ya'acov Litzman and senior UTJ MK Moshe Gafni all started hitting the panic button.
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Tension between the hassidim and the Litvaks led to their splintering into two separate lists, until they once again joined forces in 1992
MK Miki Zohar said that the ultra-Orthodox factions would need to compromise on religion and state issues to entice Yisrael Beytenu leader Avigdor Liberman back to the right-wing bloc.
Upon entering the hall, however, he was received with enthusiasm as the crowd surrounded him in dancing and took pictures of him.