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Netanyahu calls emergency meet to discuss stymieing Bennett-Lapid government

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, center meets with leaders of his allied parties, Housing Minister Yaakov Litzman (L), United Torah Judaism leader MK Moshe Gafni (2L), Interior Minister Aryeh Deri (R) along with Knesset Speaker Yariv Levin, (2L) in the Prime Minister's Office in Jerusalem, May 6, 2021. (Likud party)
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, center meets with leaders of his allied parties, Housing Minister Yaakov Litzman (L), United Torah Judaism leader MK Moshe Gafni (2L), Interior Minister Aryeh Deri (R) along with Knesset Speaker Yariv Levin, (2L) in the Prime Minister's Office in Jerusalem, May 6, 2021. (Likud party)

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu calls an emergency meeting of the heads of the right-Haredi bloc, as well as Knesset Speaker Yariv Levin and coalition chairman MK Miki Zohar.

The heads of the Yesha Council, the advocacy umbrella for West Bank settlements, are also invited to the meeting.

The purpose of the meeting, according to Hebrew media reports: to brainstorm ways to disrupt the new unity government before it is voted into office next week or the week after.

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