Sources: Last-minute Livni-Lapid merger unlikely

04.12.2012                      20.Kislew. 5773

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Sources: Last-minute Livni-Lapid merger unlikely

Talks between parties have not progressed and don't appear likely to lead to merger ahead of deadline to submit party lists.

Talks between officials close to former foreign minister Tzipi Livni and Yesh Atid leader Yair Lapid, examining the option of their running together in the January 22 election, have not made significant progress ahead of the deadlines for candidate list submission to the central elections committee, sources in both parties said Monday….