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Knesset approves Bennett-Lapid power-sharing agreements

The Knesset approves legislation anchoring Prime Minister Naftali Bennett and Foreign Minister Yair Lapid’s power-sharing government and rotation of the premiership, following 15 hours of debate.

The amendment to the Basic Law: The Government is approved in its second and third readings, with 61 lawmakers in favor and two opposed. Most opposition lawmakers did not attend the vote in protest.

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