Israel centrist minister Gantz quits Netanyahu government

By Thomson Reuters Jun 9, 2024 | 12:49 PM

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israeli minister Benny Gantz announced his resignation from Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s emergency government on Sunday, withdrawing the only centrist power in the embattled leader’s far-right coalition, amid a months-long war in Gaza.

(Reporting by Maayan Lubell; editing by James Mackenzie)