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News Brief

  3/11/2013, Adar 29, 5773

PM, Lieberman, Lapid, Bennett to Meet Again Monday


Progress was made in talks between professional coalition negotiators that ran until 4:00 Monday morning. Disagreement remained on a number of matters, including the size of the cabinet and assignements for ministerial and deputy-ministerial posts.

Prime Minister and Likud Chairman Binyamin Netanyahu and Yisrael Beiteinu leader Avigdor Lieberman met with Chairmen Yair Lapid of Yesh Atid and Naftali Bennett of Habayit Hayehudi (Jewish Home-New National Religious Party) late Sunday evening. They will resume their talks Monday afternoon.