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Unicameral national legislature of Israel

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Knesset: Unicameral national legislature of Israel
The Knesset is the unicameral national legislature of Israel. As the legislative branch of the Israeli government, the Knesset passes all laws, elects the President and Prime Minister, approves the cabinet, and supervises the work of the government. In addition, the Knesset elects the State Comptroller. It also has the power to waive the immunity of its members, remove the President and the State Comptroller from office, dissolve the government in a constructive vote of no confidence, and to dissolve itself and call new elections. The Prime Minister may also dissolve the Knesset. However, until an election is completed, the Knesset maintains authority in its current composition. The Knesset is located in Givat Ram, Western Jerusalem. The Knesset was elected on 2 March 2020.

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Netanyahu Gets Another Chance To Form The Government [Video]

Netanyahu Gets Another Chance To Form The Government

On Thursday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu won another chance to form a coalition government. According to Reuters, the victory comes despite his upcoming trial on corruption charges...

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:34Published

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