Likud calls for criminal charges after Barak compares Netanyahu to Hitler

August 30, 2023 by  
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Israel’s ruling Likud Party on Monday denounced former premier Ehud Barak for posting to social media a video that compares Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to Nazi leader Adolf Hitler. Read more

The day after

July 28, 2023 by  
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Trying to predict events when it comes to Israel and the region is fraught with uncertainty. Read more

Protests increase as Netanyahu sacks defence minister

March 27, 2023 by  
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has sacked Defence Minister Yoav Gallant, triggering mass protests a day after Gallant broke ranks with the government and urged a halt to a highly contested plan to overhaul the judicial system. Read more

Government approves commission of inquiry into submarine purchase affair

January 24, 2022 by  
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Israel’s government voted on Sunday in favour of the establishment of a state commission of inquiry into the purchase of submarines for the Navy, which was allegedly entangled with corruption. Read more

Avi Dichter declares intention to challenge Netanyahu for Likud leadership

August 30, 2021 by  
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Member of the Knesset Avi Dichter has stated his intention to seek the leadership of the Likud Party. Read more

What can a sceptical world expect from Naftali Bennett?

This isn’t the way he planned on becoming prime minister of Israel. Read more

Netanyahu calls emergency meeting of right-wing bloc

June 4, 2021 by  
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday called an emergency meeting of the right-wing bloc after Yesh Atid Party head Yair Lapid informed Israel’s President Reuven Rivlin late on Wednesday night that he had managed to form a coalition. Read more

Official election results: Likud gains another seat

September 26, 2019 by  
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The Central Election Committee (CEC) on Tuesday night announced that the election results changed slightly following their investigation into election fraud at several ballots. Under the amended results, the Likud gained its 32ed seat at the expense of United Torah Judaism (UTJ), which will have seven seats in the upcoming Knesset. Read more

Polls predict victory for Likud in 2019

December 26, 2018 by  
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In the upcoming general elections, Prime Minister Netanyahu’s Likud Party would receive between 27 and 30 seats in the next Knesset, making it the largest party yet again, a sum of recent polls indicate.

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Polls apart…writes Michael Kuttner

March 20, 2015 by  
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I woke up Wednesday morning to what at first seemed to be unidentified noise. Read more