Arab party suspends Israeli coalition govt membership amid Jerusalem violence

Arab party suspends Israeli coalition govt membership amid Jerusalem violence

Israel’s fractious governing coalition faced a new split on Sunday when Arab-Israeli party Raam “suspended” its membership, after violence around a flashpoint Jerusalem holy site that wounded 170 people over the weekend. The government — an ideologically disparate mix of left-wing, hardline Jewish nationalist and religious parties, as well as Raam — had already lost […]

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