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New Era: After 12 Years, Netanyahu to be Replaced as Prime Minister Today


Barring any dramatic last-minute changes, Benjamin Netanyahu’s historic 12-year run as Prime Minister of Israel will end today.

Parties in the incoming coalition will meet in the Yamina party’s room in the Knesset at 2:00p.m., after which they will hold separate meetings at 3:15p.m.

Netanyahu entered office as prime minister on March 31, 2009, and has served continuously since then. He also served as prime minister from 1996-1999, making him the longest-serving prime minister in Israeli history.

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