Netanyahu campaign has demonised Israel’s Arab minority and vowed to annex much of Palestinian territories

Israel elections: everything you need to know

Israelis are going to the polls in the country’s second election this year, following a campaign dominated by Benjamin Netanyahu and his vows to implement a far-right, ultranationalist agenda in exchange for a record fifth term as leader.

Facing the prospect of criminal corruption indictments and hoping to extend his unmatched stint in the prime minister’s office, Netanyahu has promised to declare up to a third of the occupied Palestinian territories as part of Israel if he is re-elected.

Continue reading…

Read More Israel election: voters head to the polls for second time this year

Facebook Comments