Israeli President will instruct the formation of a government competitor Netanyahu

Президент Израиля поручит формирование правительства конкуренту Нетаньяху

The decision will be announced on 16 March

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin will ask to form a new government to the leader of the center-right party “Kajol-Laban” the Beni Ganz, which is the main political rival of incumbent Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. About it reports RBC-Ukraine with reference to Reuters.

It is noted that the corresponding assignment will be given at noon March 16.

“Tomorrow (March 16 – ed.) somewhere in the afternoon, the President will instruct the formation of a government the Chapter “Kajol-Laban,” the Beni Ganz,” – said in the message.

Earlier, Netanyahu invited the leader of the party “Kajol-Laban” Beni Ganz the two options for the management of the country during the outbreak of coronavirus: to create in six months a national government of emergency or to form a permanent government of national unity with the rotation, where he will be Prime Minister the first two years, and Ganz – the next two years.

RBC-Ukraine wrote that the Central electoral Committee of Israel has approved the final results of the parliamentary elections. According to the results of the Israeli election Commission, the majority of votes was received by the Likud party of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. The party won 36 of 120 seats in the Knesset (the Israeli Parliament). Second place went to the party “Kajol-Laban” main rival, Netanyahu, benny Gantz – 33 mandate. At the same time, Netanyahu was not able to obtain the majority of votes in Parliament to form a government.