Quantifiable Polling Data Disputes Verter's Wishful Thinking - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Yishai Kohen
    • 27.11.12 | 13:32 (IST)

    A study by Dr. Miriam Billig, Director of Research and Development for Samaria and the Jordan Valley, and Dr. Udi Lebel of the Ariel University Center, found that a solid majority of Israelis – 64% – supports the continuation of the settlement enterprise in Judea and Samaria. Also, the Israeli public is gradually moving to the political right, and is growing more appreciative of the Jewish residents of Judea and Samaria. Wishful thinking doesn't replace reality. Netanyahu, bolstered by by the Likud-Beiteinu and other right-of-center parties, will be the next PM.

    from the article: Likud's sharp shift to the right is political suicide for Netanyahu
    First published 12:41 27.11.12 | Last updated 12:41 27.11.12
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