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Israel: Protests and celebrations as opposition parties agree to form government to oust Netanyahu

Telegraph, 03 Jun 2021
Tensions ran high between supporters of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his opponents late Wednesday after his rivals announced they have reached a deal to form a new governing coalition, paving the way for the ouster of the longtime Israeli leader.

Protesters from both camps gathered outside a hotel in Kfar Maccabiah in central Israel where opposition leader Yair Lapid and his main coalition partner, Naftali Bennett met with other Netanyahu rivals to forge the coalition deal.

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