This morning Prime Minister Ariel Sharon called Labor Party Chairman Shimon Peres and three Yahadut Hatorah leaders, MKs Yaakov Litzman, Moshe Gafni and Avraham Ravitz, and invited them to negotiations which will commence on Sunday for the purpose of expanding the coalition.
In the coming week, the Prime Minister will also meet with Shas leader, MK Eliyahu Ishay.