April 20, 2024


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Israel’s Unity Government Frays, Raising Specter of a New Vote

TEL AVIV—Formed in May to deal with Israel’s most pressing worries, the nation’s unity governing administration is fraying as divisions deepen between Primary Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his rival-turned-lover, Benny Gantz.

The two leaders have sparred around the country’s response to a second wave of coronavirus bacterial infections. Their political get-togethers have fought around judicial reform, while Mr. Netanyahu and his associates have attacked senior justice officials overseeing his demo for corruption fees. They disagree around Mr. Netanyahu’s…