Israeli Government Approves Budget After Spending Concession to Ministers

Ministries will have to cut spending 0.5% this year and 4% in 2016 to pay for the extra appropriations. Only the defense minister abstains.

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Every ministry will suffer cuts of 0.5% this year and 4% next year as the price for winning the support of rebel ministers and getting the 2015-16 state budget approved by the cabinet.