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BootinUp

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Sun Mar 3, 2024, 09:29 PM Mar 3

Top Israeli official heads to Washington in defiance of Netanyahu [View all]

Top Israeli official heads to Washington in defiance of Netanyahu: It is a sign of widening cracks in Israel’s government deep into the Hamas war.

"A top Israeli Cabinet minister headed to Washington on Sunday for talks with U.S. officials, sparking a rebuke from Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, according to an Israeli official, in a sign of widening cracks in Israel’s wartime government nearly five months into its war with Hamas.

The trip by Benny Gantz, a centrist political rival who joined Netanyahu’s hard-line government early in the war following Hamas’ Oct. 7 attack on southern Israel, comes amid deep disagreements between Netanyahu and President Joe Biden over how to alleviate the suffering of Palestinians in Gaza and create a post-war vision for the enclave."


https://www.politico.com/news/2024/03/03/israel-hamas-netanyahu-washington-00144577
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