Netanyahu's fixer, Natan Eshel, has not given up his effort to recruit a Kachol Lavan deserter, who would give the PM a 61-seat coalition, with Liberman out.
The religious-Zionist parties stand to gain the most from an election re-run, seeing as they've probably lost as many as eight seats due to the threshold vote.
Liberman is not the only one refusing to accommodate Netanyahu's demands: the Rightwing Union has yet to be satisfied regarding the two portfolios it demands.
The PM's mortal enemy, MK Gideon Saar, skewered him over the move, suggesting the amended law would yield "zero benefit" and cause "maximum damage."
It means that at any point Liberman could join the rest of the opposition in toppling the Likud government.
"I hereby extend the time allocated to form a government by fourteen days.”
"We lay down on the barbed wire fence on behalf of the right wing."
Denmark's justice minister, Søren Pape Poulsen, who leads the Conservative People’s party, argued against exclusing the new party from a future government coalition
Local residents reported the demolition forces brought along porta-potties, which means they plan a long stay and much damage to Jewish homes in the entire area.
"We are the eve of the Trump program," she said. "If we don't take care of our own, no one will."
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Two weeks ago, Labour candidate Melissa Parke was forced to step down after claiming that a pregnant Arab woman had been forced to drink a bottle of bleach by Israeli soldiers.
Smotrich remains forceful and ambitious regarding his expectations of the Likud government, and is planning to demand a lot more than just the Justice and Education portfolios.
The "deal of the century" will compensate local Arabs with billions of dollars in investments in their economic and civic well-being, for the fact that they will remain an autonomous canton, but not a state.
"Around 7 PM, when we had about 40% of the voters, one committee member came up to me and suggested they double the money I receive for this day, and in return I would allow them to share the votes of those who hadn't voted."
Zelensky’s mother Rima is Jewish, a fact that he acknowledges but does not emphasize in media interviews.
Smotrich noted that "trust in the judicial system is at an unprecedented low according to all public surveys and studies."
After days of conflict with the Central Elections Committee and demands for vote recounts, Naftali Bennett and Ayelet Shaked finally close the book on Israel’s 2019 elections.
A disenfranchised citizenry is more likely to choose desperate measures than one that feels it is being heard.
"Unity of the people, hugging, sympathy for one another is what's important, otherwise we will have fights inside the family."
The honorable Congresswoman from the Bronx and Queens is notorious for saying stuff she doesn't really understand.
Deputy Health Minister Yaakov Litzman said he had just been informed that his party had risen to eight Knesset seats at the Likud's expense.
Watch the official results from the Arab village of Kisra-Sumei. Not a single Arab party received any vote, while a variety of Jewish parties received votes in obviously doctored batches, none of which included any single digits.
To comply with the President's request, Blue and White would have to violate their promise to their voters not to sit in a Netanyahu-led government.
There probably is going to be a recount of the soldiers' votes due to the unusual number of reported irregularities.
Needless to say, the honorable judge Hanan Mercer did not sound convincing, and the real results he promised might not become available any time soon.