The 14 Men and One Woman Who Could Be Israel’s Next Prime Minister

If Netanyahu is forced to resign, none of the apparent candidates stand out as an obvious frontrunner. Each faces serious obstacles on their way to the top of the greasy pole.

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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends the weekly cabinet meeting at his office in Jerusalem, Israel, July 17, 2016.
Benjamin Netanyahu.Credit: Abir Sultan, AP
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Avichai Mendelblit (right) consults with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during a cabinet meeting, September 2015.Credit: Ohad Zwigenberg (Pool)
Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman at a memorial ceremony for soldiers killed during the 2006 Second Lebanon War, June 6, 2016.Credit: Gil Eliyahu
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Miri Regev, then culture minister, in the Knesset in 2016.Credit: Emil Salman
U.S. President Barack Obama toasts with former President Shimon Peres during an official state dinner in Jerusalem, Israel, March 21, 2013.Credit: Jason Reed, Reuters

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