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  8/28/2014, Elul 2, 5774

Minister Uri Ariel: Jewish Home Won't Pull Out of the Government


Housing Minister Uri Ariel commented that he did not foresee his party, Jewish Home, pulling out of the government anytime soon.

Given the disagreements that arose during the cabinet meetings during Operation Protective Edge, the minister told Galei Tzahal (Army Radio), that "I don't believe we put any criticism out there that wasn't legitimate. Each minister has his outlook and his concerns, and though we gave our blessing to the ops, when there are questions to be raised or comments that need to be made, then they must be said."

When asked about Jewish Home's future in the Netanyahu government, Minister Ariel said, "There are so many things that still need to be done, I value that we aren't leaving the government."

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