Netanyahu Postpones Swearing In of Israeli Government Amid Party Discontent

TEL AVIV—Israeli Primary Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delayed the swearing in of his new unity federal government till at the very least Sunday because of a final-moment dispute inside of his Likud party around the allotment of ministries, extending political uncertainty in the nation.

Mr. Netanyahu, the country’s longest-serving chief, and his previous rival, Benny Gantz, agreed final month to variety a unity federal government soon after 3 inconclusive elections in a 12 months.

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Israel’s High Court Hears Challenges to a Unity Government Led by Netanyahu

TEL AVIV—Israel’s substantial courtroom on Sunday read petitions against Key Minister Benjamin Netanyahu forming a governing administration though less than indictment, with a likely ruling that could guide to yet another election as the place grapples with the coronavirus pandemic.

Mr. Netanyahu and his rival Benny Gantz agreed past month to sort a unity governing administration right after a few inconclusive elections in a calendar year. Each said the offer would assistance strengthen the country’s combat against the pandemic. But they have confronted pushback from nongovernmental organizations,…

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