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  1/27/2013, Shevat 16, 5773

Likud Sources: Netanyahu Wants Habayit Hayehudi

Senior sources in Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's Likud party said, Sunday, that the tension between Netanyahu and Chairman Naftali Bennett of Habayit Hayehudi (Jewish Home-New National Religious Party) will not prevent Habayit Hayehudi from becoming part of the next government. The sources said, "Despite the personal mud-slinging campaign, the prime minister will continue to act out of practical considerations and his intention is to establish as broad-based a government as possible." They stressed, "Such a coalition will also include Habayit Hayehudi."

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