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    MR.LEVI ESHKOL, ISRAELI PRIME MINISTER DESIGNATE, YESTERDAY (MONDAY) PRESENTED TO PARLIAMENT HIS NEW GOVERNMENT TO?

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    MR.LEVI ESHKOL, ISRAELI PRIME MINISTER DESIGNATE, YESTERDAY (MONDAY) PRESENTED TO PARLIAMENT HIS NEW GOVERNMENT TO SUCCEED THE CABINET OF MR.BEN-GURION, WHO RESIGNED NINE DAYS AGO.

    THE COALITION GOVERNMENT COMPRISES THE FOUR PARTIES WHICH MADE UP MR.BEN-GURION'S ADMINISTRATION - THE LABOUR MAPAI, THE LEFT-WING AHDUTH HAAVODA, THE NATIONAL RELIGIOUS FRONT, AND THE POALEI AGUDATH KRAEL - AND IS SIMILAR TO THE PREVIOUS GOVERNMENT.THE NEW GOVERNMENT COMMANDS 68 OF THE 120 VOTES IN THE KNESSET (PARLIAMENT).

    MOST MINISTERS RETAIN THE PORTFOLIOS THEY HAD IN THE PREVIOUS ADMINISTRATION.MR.ESHKOL, IN ADDITION TO THE PREMIERSHIP, BECOMES DEFENCE MINISTER - POST MR.BEN-GURION ALSO HELD.MRS.GOLDA MEIR REMAINS FOREIGN MINISTER, MR.ABBA EBAN BECOMES DEPUTY PRIME MINISTER, AND MR.ZALMAN ARANNE TAKES OVER EDUCATION AND CULTURE.

    MR.ESHKOL TOLD PARLIAMENT HIS GOVERNMENT WOULD BE GUIDED BY THE BASIC PRINCIPLES OF THE PREVIOUS REGIME.HE IS ISRAELI'S THIRD PRIME MINISTER.HE WAS BORN IN THE UKRAINE AND SETTLED IN PALESTINE WHEN A YOUTH.

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    Film ID:
    VLVACPWEFROW5B03M4JJA6WTWMBZZ
    Media URN:
    VLVACPWEFROW5B03M4JJA6WTWMBZZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/06/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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