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Feature Article by Stephen Lendman
Netanyahu/Gantz Unity Deal…Oy Vey!
by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman)
A weeks earlier agreement between them collapsed, a new unity deal struck.
Netanyahu prevailed. Gantz's surrender to his demands split his Blue and White (B &W) party.
It may have ended his chance to become prime minister, his political career perhaps ruined by reportedly agreeing to most Netanyahu demands — a Gantz Versailles as things now stand.
On Monday night, capitulation was formalized, a "national emergency government" formed, ending over a year of political stalemate.
Gantz tweeted the following:
"We prevented fourth elections. We'll safeguard democracy" (that's nonexistent under apartheid rule).
"We'll fight the coronavirus and look out for all Israeli citizens. We have a national emergency government."
Netanyahu remains prime minister at least for
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