Now or Never Shas Says It Won't Agree to Join Netanyahu's Coalition at Later Stage

The Sephardic religious party's ruling triumvirate is worried the prime minister will form a coalition with Yesh Atid and Habayit Hayehudi, then invite Shas to join only after a new universal draft law is passed.

Shas will not join Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s government later in the future if he does not bring them in now, the three heads of Shas, outgoing...