Israel's parliament dissolves, sets 5th election in 4 years
Yair Lapid, Israel's foreign minister and architect of the outgoing coalition government, will become the country's caretaker prime minister just after midnight on Friday. He will be the 14th person to hold that office, taking over from Naftali Bennett, Israel's shortest serving prime minister.
Israel sets Nov 1 election ahead of parliament dissolving itself
JERUSALEM - Israeli lawmakers voted on Thursday to hold an early national election on Nov 1, a parliamentary spokesman said ahead of a formal motion to dissolve the Knesset. (Writing by Dan Williams)
Israel dissolves parliament, setting up 5th election in 4 years
Israel's parliament voted Thursday to dissolve itself, marking the end of a year-old experimental coalition government, and sending the country to the polls in November for the fifth time in less than four years.
Israel Parliament Set for Fifth Election In Less Than 4 Years
Israeli lawmakers dissolved parliament on Thursday, forcing the country's fifth election in less than four years, with Foreign Minister Yair Lapid set to take over as caretaker prime minister at midnight.