New Hope signs coalition deal with Lapid

Gideon Sa’ar’s New Hope has now signed a coalition deal with Yair Lapid and Yesh Atid.

According to a statement, the sides agreed to break up the post of attorney general to a legal adviser to the governemnt and a chief prosecutor; legal reforms; a cannabis reform and more.

That leaves only Naftali Bennett and his Yamina party.

New Hope leader Gideon Sa’ar leads a Knesset faction meeting on May 31, 2021. (Yonatan Sindel/Flash90)
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