Aryeh Deri's Return to Shas Spells the Downfall of Eli Yishai

The removal of Shas's chairman seems strange when taking into account his special relations with Rabbi Ovadia Yosef, the Shas spiritual leader who safeguarded his leadership for the past 13 years.

On points, Eli Yishai might just have won. He will probably be number one on Shas’ list of candidates for the next Knesset. He forced Aryeh Deri to admit...