May 08, 2015

The world in brief, May 7th 2015 | Espresso

As the final deadline approached, Binyamin Netanyahu struck a deal to form a coalition government in Israel. He needed to enlist the even further right-wing Habayit Hayehudi (Jewish Home) party, led by Naftali Bennett, to secure a bare majority of 61 members of the Knesset, Israel’s parliament. Mr Netanyahu did it—just. , Angela Merkel, Germany’s chancellor, offered to give evidence to a...

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