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  Tevet 25, 5773 , 07/01/13

Bennett: Netanyahu wants Leftist Livni and Peretz Gov't

Chairman Naftali Bennett of Habayit Hayehudi (Jewish Home-New National Religious Party) said, Monday morning, that Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu plans to form what Bennett called a leftist government after the Knesset elections. Speaking at the 10th annual Jerusalem conference, Bennett noted that former opposition leader Tzipi Livni "Tzipi Livni "is not ready to commit to not sit in the Netanyahu government." He also noted that in the last election, the nation elected a nationalist government and got Ehud Barak as defense minister.

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