FIRST AIRED: May 23, 2017

Nice work! Enjoy the show!

×

You’re busy. We get it.

Stay on top of the news with our Editor’s Picks newsletter.

US Edition
Intl. Edition
Unsubscribe at any time. One click, it’s gone.

Thanks for signing up!

We've got more news

Get our editor’s daily email summary of what’s going on in the world.

US Edition
Intl. Edition
Replay Program
0:00
0:00
More Info

COMING UP:Share Opener Variant 1

×

Transcript

00:00:00
yeah so israel's benjamin netanyahu has until the end of the day to meet a legal deadline to form a governing coalition before the country's president assigns the task to someone else , i'm jeffrey heller reuters editor in charge of jerusalem , it's all coming down to the wire from the time you know the surprise winner of israel's march seventeenth election , the right wing likud leader it appeared to be on course for government controlling sixty , seven of parliaments one hundred and twenty seats , catching everyone by surprise a key potential partner foreign minister of vidor lieberman announced that his ultra nationalist party no longer wanted to join up without lieberman's party in the government the best attorney l. can hope for is a narrow majority of sixty one seats , but even that is in doubt unless he manages to secure the last minute support of another far right party she was home it's now looking for a clutch of high profile cabinet posts in return for an alliance , those behind the scenes negotiations will determine the ten yells political future