At Least Six MKs Sign Deal With Netanyahu To Leave Kadima


eli-aflaloSix Knesset members from Kadima signed their initials on an agreement with Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu for leaving their party and joining his government, Channel 1 reported last night, according t¬†Arutz Sheva.¬†According to the report, MK Eli Aflalo told Kadima chairwoman Tzipi Livni Tuesday that he intends to leave the party, either as a one-man faction or to join Likud.The Prime Minister’s associates reportedly promised the defectors several ministerial portfolios, as well as deputy-ministerships and the chair of a Knesset committee.

Besides Aflalo, six MKS have been mentioned as possible defectors in news reports: Ronit Tirosh, Yaakov Edry, Aryeh Bibi, Otniel Schneller, Yulia Shamalov Berkovich and Zeev Boim.

Read the full Arutz Sheva report here.

{Arutz Sheva/Yair Israel}