Shahar Ilan is the former Haaretz correspondent for religious affairs. He is now the vice president of research and information for Hiddush, an organization for the promotion of religious tolerance.
Kadima MK Otniel Schneller, the former Yesha Council secretary-general, will head the task force.
The meeting of Likud MKs, which took place at the Menachem Begin Heritage Center in Jerusalem, was also the opportunity to reminisce, especially about where those present were on May 17, 1977.
U.S. also says Israel has right to defend itself; Netanyahu urges gov't to cut off water, power to Gaza.
Knesset approves first reading of bill that would limit court presidents and deputy presidents to single seven-year term.