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  Adar 23, 5780 , 19/03/20

Likud and Blue and White urged to convene Knesset without new govmnt.

President Reuven Rivlin has urged Likud and Blue and White to convene the incoming Knesset despite lack of a coalition government. "Be careful about creating a situation in which the Knesset is held hostage by the coalition negotiations," Rivlin warned. "Work towards convening the Knesset immediately without connection to these talks since opening the Knesset is important to the citizens of Israel at this time of crisis, now more than ever."

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