JERUSALEM Left-wing Meretz Party leader Zehava Galon is resigning from Knesset to build the party.
A multipartisan group of Knesset members visited South Africa as the two countries enter a period of turbulent diplomatic relations.
The two lawmakers were set for a showdown on the Allenby Bridge border crossing as tensions over the Temple Mount have mounted.
The preliminary vote would force any potential transfer of parts of the city to “a foreign party” to be approved by a two-thirds margin.
Current law requires a simple majority to approve transferring parts of Jerusalem in a peace deal, but the new law would require two-thirds.
“We need your help to act effectively in the political arena…in order to bring about a change of attitudes, perceptions and official decisions.”
Route 2, or the highway from Tel Aviv to Haifa, and Route 6, or the trans-Israel highway, were found to be the most dangerous routes for animals.
The Knesset is known for raucous debate, with lawmakers often yelling at each other, guests who testify to committees, and even foreign dignitaries.
Israel’s Knesset has a strict religious dress code that is seldom enforced — but today, one intern suffered the consequences of violating the policy.
“This bill, which is promoted by the ultra-Orthodox members of the government, is in fact against halacha [Jewish law],” an Orthodox rabbi said.