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Sharren Haskel voting in the Likud primaries

Sharren Haskel fighting for her political life after Likud primary

Freshman MK takes on powerful minister Haim Katz, in an attempt not to be bumped down from 22nd to an unrealistic 40th place.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu after voting in the Likud primaries

Netanyahu orders review of Likud primary vote after discrepancies found

Vote count discrepancies raise suspicions and power struggle between MKs could go all the way to Supreme Court as the Likud list remains far from finalized.

LIKUD ACTIVISTS carry a poster of Miri Regev on Tuesday, the day of the Likud primaries

Middle Israel: How Likud’s 70,000 primary voters defied their leader

In an unfolding era of one-man parties, Likud’s 70,000 primary voters offered a much needed display of democratic will.

LABOR LEADER Avi Gabbay is harangued by MK Eitan Cabel (right) and MK Amir Peretz

Political Affairs: Labor's war for survival

The Labor primary next week will find a once-powerful body struggling to survive.

07/02/2019
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu after voting in the Likud primaries

Complete list of the new Likud list

The Likud is expected to win 30 seats in the upcoming elections, according to latest polls.

Likud MK Yehudah Glick plans to attend President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration this week.

Yehudah Glick on primaries results: Likud not a one-man show

Glick was happy that certain currently serving MKs, likely referring to firebrand Oren Hazan, did not make it to realistic reelectable spots.

06/02/2019
Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein speaking at the Knesset, October 23, 2018

Katz, Edelstein neck-and-neck for first place, 70% of Likud votes counted

Netanyahu’s rival, former Likud minister Gideon Sa’ar, came in third place, despite the premier’s best efforts to convince party members not to vote for him.

Playing tunes during Likud primaries in Tel Aviv

Likud primary candidates ply voters with jingles and jugglers

Sa’ar: "We must all work together so the Likud led by Benjamin Netanyahu will form the next government."

Decision day in Likud: Sa’ar’s outcome a test of Netanyahu’s power

‘Rivlin waiting until after election to deny my father the mission of forming gov’t and to give it to his good friend Gideon Sa’ar,’ says Yair Netanyahu.

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