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Israel's president tasks Netanyahu rival Gantz with forming government

Reuters Monday, 16 March 2020
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's main political rival, former military chief Benny Gantz, received an official mandate on Monday from Israel's president to try to form the country's next government.
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