The candidate for the post of head of the party «Avoda» Erel Margalit said that if he becomes Prime Minister of Israel, invited into his coalition, the United Arab list.
Margalit made this statement in an interview with broadcaster I24. «It’s time to stop treating Israeli Arabs as alien to the body, — said the Deputy. – They are citizens of the country, and their authorized representatives can and should be in government.»
Margalit said that his words are not related to Hanin zuabi and Basale of Ratas, however, reiterated that Ayman Ude may be a member of the government which he will lead.
Note that this is the first senior leader of the party «Avoda», which officially announced its willingness to form a coalition with the Arab party. Still, the leaders left the camp talked about the fact that it is not yet time for such a Union and limited the willingness to rely on the votes of MPs from the Arab parties, which remained outside the coalition. From 1993 to 1995, Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin was Prime Minister, relying on the minority coalition in 56 seats, which continued to operate thanks to the support of five members of the Arab parties were not in government.
Recall that the primaries for the post of leader of the labor party will be held on 4 July. At the moment of this post claimed nine candidates.
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