News Briefs

  7/18/2004, Tammuz 29, 5764

Itzik: The Need for National Unity is Mutual

( MK (Labor) Dalia Itzik told Galei Tzahal Radio today that the need for a national unity coalition government is mutual, serving both the interests of Likud and Labor Parties. Itzik, who will likely lead the Labor negotiating team, stated that certain parameters must be set, including a definite timetable for the implementation of the Gaza plan which is intended to lead to the removal of the Jewish presence from Gaza.