The citizens of Israel saw Rabin murdered by a Likudnik and promptly elected a Likud government. Had Rabin not been murdered he would have been defeated a year later by Netanyahu. Israel was moving to the right fast 15 years ago, and anyone pushing for peace was politically doomed. There is no constituency for peace in Israel worth mentioning. There was little in 1995, and none now. The Israeli left was "liquidated" long ago.
Bennett, Deri expected to resign from Knesset, remain in cabinet under new 'Norwegian Law’ (Haaretz)
from the article: The rally for the left's liquidation