Israeli coalition government collapses

Israeli coalition government collapses

Israel’s national unity coalition government collapsed tonight after Labour party ministers handed in resignation letters en masse following a budget row.

The resignations are a hammer blow to the Israeli prime minister, Ariel Sharon, but will not immediately put him out of office, instead forcing him to rely on rightwing minority parties in a shaky coalition. 

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