Labor politburo gives thumbs up to joining government

The Labor party’s leadership has unanimously approved the party joining the government coalescing around a power-sharing deal between Benjamin Netanyahu and Benny Gantz, according to several reports.

The party will seemingly enter the government as part of an agreement with Blue and White.

The party’s central committee has given the go ahead for leader Amir Peretz to manage talks with Blue and White for the two factions to coordinate on parliamentary matters and policy issues, Ynet reports.

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