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No, Gantz, Democracy and Annexation Don't Go Together

Hagai El-Ad
Hagai El-Ad

Now that a coalition agreement between Likud and Kahol Lavan has been signed, it’s worth examining the significance of that agreement, in particular two core issues. For Kahol Lavan, the fig leaf that ostensibly justifies its entry into a Netanyahu government and proves it is sticking to its principles is the preservation of “democracy and the rule of law.” To this end, the party even agreed “to compromise” and consent to moves to advance “annexation” as of July 1.