18 aprilie 2019

Getting ready for a change: 10 things to know for April 18


From the government’s attempts to defang the courts and make the Knesset unstoppable to an ambitious army reform plan, things are unlikely to stay static 1. Time to stop fighting (no, really): President Reuven Rivlin handed Benjamin Netanyahu the task of forming a government Wednesday night. The move was all but a formality, with Netanyahu already having the making of a coalition in his pocket. Nonetheless, Rivlin used the opportunity to plead for national healing. “We’ve been through a [...]