80 MK-elects to recommend Netanyahu as prime minister

30.01.2013                      19.Schwat. 5773

Knesset:

80 MK-elects to recommend Netanyahu as prime minister

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Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu will receive an endorsement from 80 MK-elects over the next two days as the 12 factions in the incoming Knesset make their recommendations to President Shimon Peres….