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Biden Tried to Help Israel's 'Change Government,' but It Wasn't Enough

For more than a year, the government led by Naftali Bennett and Yair Lapid enjoyed a patient approach from Washington. Soon, Biden will land in Israel to a different reality

Ben Samuels
Ben Samuels
Washington
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Ben Samuels
Ben Samuels
Washington

WASHINGTON – When U.S. President Joe Biden lands at Ben Gurion Airport next month, he will likely be greeted by caretaker Prime Minister Yair Lapid, bringing into stark focus what the U.S. administration stands to lose should a right-wing coalition take power following Israel’s fifth election in three years this fall.

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