Rabbis agreed joining unity coalition

Thursday, January 06, 2005 |    

United Torah Judaism (UTJ) spiritual mentor Rabbi Shalom Yosef Elyashiv decided to allow the party to join the coalition for a three-month trial period, during which he will gauge wether the Likud has kept its promise to UTJ on reinstating religious services and maintaining the independence of the haredi (orthodox) school system.

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