Worthy Christian News » Israel-Palestinian Conflict » Coalition deal reached in overnight negotiations, signing expected today
(Worthy News) - Representatives of the Likud, Yisrael Beytenu and the Finance Ministry reached an agreement overnight that will enable a signing ceremony on a new coalition deal that was expected to take place on Wednesday morning.
The deal includes an allocation of nearly NIS 1.5 billion for pensions for disadvantaged retirees.
The head of the Yisrael Beytenu negotiating team, Jerusalem city councilman Moshe Lion said on Tuesday that a signing “is a possibility.”
The head of the Likud negotiating team Tourism Minister Yariv Levin said "over the course of the night we succeeded in reaching the final agreements on issues that remained in dispute between Yisrael Beytenu and the Finance Ministry. This agreement will better the lives of all Israeli citizens, and I welcome that." [ ... Read More (Source) ]