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A Former General Has Her Focus Set on Israel’s Skewed Economy

  • Orna Barbivay races to implement changes as elections approach
  • Israel’s economy minister wants to remove ‘built-in obstacles’
Orna Barbivay
Orna BarbivayPhotographer: Dani Shem Tov/Knesset

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Just over a year into her job as Israel’s economy minister, Orna Barbivay’s ambition is colliding with political reality.