Social equality minister quits Knesset after defecting to Yesh Atid

Social Equality Minister Meirav Cohen, formerly of Blue and White, quits the Knesset, a day after announcing she’s joining Yair Lapid’s Yesh Atid ahead of the March elections.

Newly appointed minister of Social Equality Meirav Cohen attends a ceremony for replacing of minister, held at the Ministry of Social Equality in Jerusalem on May 18 2020. (Flash90)