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  Shvat 21, 5777 , 17/02/17

Hanegbi appointed Communications Minister

Regional Cooperation Minister Tzachi Hanegbi (Likud) was chosen by Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu on Friday to replace him as Minister of Communications for a period of three months.

Netanyahu said upon landing in Israel, "I have decided to appoint Minister Hanegbi as acting minister for three months - then we will make a final decision."

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