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Israel finally set to swear in government after 3 elections

May 17, 2020 - Associated Press
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JERUSALEM (AP) - After three deadlocked and divisive elections, a year and a half of political paralysis and another three-day delay because of political infighting in his Likud party over coveted Cabinet posts, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was finally set to swear in his new government on Sunday.

Over the weekend, both Netanyahu and his rival-turned-partner Benny Gantz announced their appointments for the new government - the most bloated in Israeli history with an expected 36 minist...