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Netanyahu, Lapid and Katz needed this struggle over Open Skies like they need oxygen. It shows them to be unafraid to confront Histadrut chairman Eini. Soon, Netanyahu and Lapid will present an austerity budget that will lead to far more serious strikes; will they be so brave then?

For many years El Al had a monopoly on transporting agricultural exports by air. The price was inflated: $900 per ton, which gave some entrepreneurs the...