JERUSALEM, Israel -- After weeks of waiting, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu succeeded in forming the nation's 34th government, which met for the first time Friday morning after being sworn in Thursday evening.
It's time to "get to work," Netanyahu told the new cabinet.
"Despite all the ups-and-downs we had to go through to reach this moment, I am still moved by the position and I am certain that you are too," he began. "From this moment on we must leave disagreements outside this room and focus on good work for the citizens of Israel -- all citizens of Israel."
With regard to the security situation Israel faces everyday, both within and without the...