Likud refuses to save safe spots on Knesset list for outsiders
Possible names would have included Ehud Barak, should his party choose not to run independently, and Home Front Defense Minister Avi Dichter.
The Likud's constitution committee on Tuesday approved the rules for the party primary, which will take place on November 25, assuming the date is approved by the party convention today. But in defiance of widespread expectations, the panel decided not to permit reserved slots for any candidates from outside the party - such as Defense Minister Ehud Barak, should his Atzmaut party choose not to run...
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