Israel's 19th Knesset commences; 48 new MKs sworn in
A record of 27 female MKs will be entering the Knesset, while one-third of incoming Knesset members will be kippa-wearing religious Jews.
Israel's 19th Knesset commenced on Tuesday in a festive ceremony led by President Shimon Peres.
register with haaretz
Like us on Facebook and get articles directly in your news feed