Lapid: Entering Gov’t with Shas will End My Career


yair-lapidYesh Atid chairman Yair Lapid is reportedly steadfast in his position against joining a coalition that includes Shas and United Torah Judaism, the Sephardic and Ashkenazi chareidi parties.

According to Channel 10, Lapid said, “I do not even have a dilemma regarding entering a government with Shas.”

“If, on the day of the government’s swearing-in, I am photographed in the Presidential Residence with a Shas minister standing next to me, I will have ended my political career,” he reportedly added.

Read more here.

{ Israel News Bureau}


  1. Maybe if Shas and UTJ would be a little bit compromising, he would not be so steadfast. I purposely left out the word “more” because in my opinion Shas and UTJ have not interest in compromise and consensus

  2. Hi Matzav,
    How is the propaganda machine today? It seems you are working very hard to filter all the intellectually honest posts; you know they are not so good for the business.

  3. His career won’t last, his end will be the same as all the Israeli politicians before him whose main goal was to fight Hashem an Torah R”L.

    Their campaign will end, and Torah will continue