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 Yesh Atid team Monday for a second round of talks.
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