Profound consequences for Israel and region as Israel braces itself for new govt

Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu appears to be on his way out. PHOTO: EPA-EFE
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu looks almost certain to be unseated after a disparate group of opposition parties announced that it is on the verge of forming an alternative coalition government.

It will take a further few days before all the details of the new coalition agreement are concluded, and perhaps another week before a new government is installed.

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