Political crisis over Shabbat work reemerges as Netanyahu halts train construction

A political crisis between Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Transportation Minister Israel Katz again erupted on Friday afternoon over the contested issue of construction on train lines on Shabbat.

The kerfuffle between the two Likud members ensued shortly before the Sabbath entered as Netanyahu ordered work on railway infrastructure to be suspended during Shabbat, ordering a decision on the matter within 72 hours. 

Source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Politics-And-Diplomacy/Political-crisis-over-Shabbat-work-reemerges-as-Netanyahu-halts-train-construction-466740

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