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Israel Is Heading for Its Most 'Jewish' Election Ever

There will be much talk about ‘Jewish character’ in the upcoming campaign – most of it from a Likud party that is led by an atheist and whose candidates seldom live by the Torah’s commandments

Anshel Pfeffer
Anshel Pfeffer
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In the short statement Benjamin Netanyahu released on Monday after the news broke that the coalition government had fallen, he blamed it for “relying on terror supporters” and “endangering Israel’s Jewish character.” He signed off, “With God’s help, we will do and succeed.”

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