Netanyahu holds a significant advantage over other prime minister candidates in polls.
Yesh Atid leader reaches out to Shas, United Torah Judaism.
"This is the moment I've been waiting for," Ben-Gvir said. "The moment where I get up to speak and they, the supporters of terror, [Joint List MK] Ahmad Tibi, are exiting."
Last month, voters went to the polls for the fourth time in two years.
None of the sides reached an agreement on how to share power and form a government in initial talks.
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Abbas has become somewhat of an unlikely kingmaker since his party cleared the threshold to gain four Knesset seats, which could allow him to recommend either Netanyahu or his challenger, Lapid.
Middle Israel: This can’t go on. If this country is dragged to an election every half year, the Jewish state might decompose.