Likud to Present New Proposal on ultra-Orthodox Military Draft to Lapid, Bennett

The plan is more flexible than Yesh Atid chairman Yair Lapid’s demand: a maximum quota of exceptional Torah scholars who will be allowed to remain in yeshiva, while all other young Haredi men are drafted into IDF.

The Likud-Yisrael Beiteinu coalition negotiating team is expected to present a new proposal for drafting ultra-Orthodox men when negotiators meet with the...