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'Very little trust' in Netanyahu, 'very clear to protesters govt dead set' on judicial overhaul

FRANCE24, 28 Mar 2023
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu paused his signature plan to overhaul Israel's judiciary after a day of nationwide turmoil when workers joined a general strike against the proposal and hundreds of thousands of protesters took to the streets. The plans by his nationalist religious coalition to hand control over judicial appointments to the executive while giving parliament the power to overturn Supreme Court rulings has ignited one of the biggest internal crises in Israeli history. For more on the controversial judicial overhaul and the ensuing mass protests, FRANCE 24 is joined by Dr. Dahlia Scheindlin, Writer, Public Opinion Expert, International Political Consultant, and Fellow at Century International.

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