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  Shvat 24, 5773 , 04/02/13

Report: Yesh Atid, Habayit Hayehudi Together, In or Out

Chairman Naftali Bennett of Haybayit Hayehudi (Jewish Home-New National Religious Party) and Yair Lapid of Yesh Atid have coordinated their positions and agreed on presenting a unified position regarding participation in the next government coalition, according to a Monday-morning report by Ma'ariv/nrg. Under the agreement, the two parties will either enter the government together or sit in opposition together. Senior officials in Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's Likud party told the daily that the agreement exists, which significantly limits Netanyahu's maneuvering room in coalition negotiations.

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