Israeli Government Problems – level 1

20-03-2020 15:00

The Israeli president wants politician Benny Gantz to make a new Israeli government. This is a problem for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Gantz and Netanyahu are enemies.

The president says this because there are three elections in Israel. The elections are supposed to make a new Israeli government. All of the elections fail.

Netanyahu is in a political party that does well in the March 2nd election. The other political parties are stronger. They want Gantz to be the next prime minister. However, not everyone feels this way. The president has to make decisions to help the Israeli government.

Difficult words: election (when people decide who their leaders are or decide their laws), fail (to do something badly), party (a group of people).

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