Netanyahu mulls requesting extension to mandate in wake of Meron Disaster, report

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was considering requesting President Reuven Rivlin to extend his mandate to form a government in the wake of the Meron tragedy, channel 12 reported on Friday.
Netanyahu's made is set to expire on Tuesday, when Rivlin is expected to task Yesh Atid leadr Yair Lapid to attempt forming a coalition.
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