To put a convivted felon at the head of the party seems a good thing to. finally, separate religion from politics. Smart move by Rav. Ovadia yossef. The main challenge for Deri will be to keep his hands out of the cash-register. All in all, good news for the Tax-paying citizen.
Turkish construction firm says 18 workers kidnapped in Baghdad (Reuters)
from the article: A diminished Shas torch is passed to Deri