I think you did a poor job reading my comment. Of course I know that Peretz is of Moroccan origin and and senior people in Labour did not want him to represent Labour because of that. Do you remember what Shimon Peres' brother said when he was elected? Please check. Now that Peretz failed Barak suddenly tries his comeback. I do not think Ayalon will have a real chance and this is sad.
Egypt to hold parliamentary election in 2 phases starting Oct 18-19 (Reuters)
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