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    • Amos
    • 09.06.10 | 11:58 (IDT)

    contrary to your essumption. From the first date we have had a religious parties coalition dependance. I am afraid that unfortunately for us we are stuck with it as there has never been a net majority in Israel's elections and we are thus dependant on the religious parties for any coalition, their votes are for sale and we just keep on paying for them

    from the article: What a missed opportunity
    First published 01:43 09.06.10 | Last updated 01:43 09.06.10
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