Just as Bayit Yehudi was required to remove all advertisements featuring Prime
Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, Shas released a video with a similar
The Central Elections Committee ordered Bayit Yehudi to remove by 1
p.m. Friday ads with a photo of party leader Naftali Bennett next to Netanyahu
and the message “Strong Together, Voting Bennett.”
However, on Friday,
Shas released a video with a nearly identical message.
The clip stars
party co-leader Arye Deri putting a Shas ticket in a ballot box.
turns the ticket around, and on the back, there is a picture of
“Whoever votes Shas gets a double benefit – Shas and Netanyahu
– because only Shas will make sure that Netanyahu takes care of the weak. Only
Shas will make sure the government keeps Jewish tradition. Voting Shas, keeping
Netanyahu,” Deri says.