17 septembrie 2019

Netanyahu falls behind in Israeli election: exit polls

politico.eu

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his allies failed to secure a majority in Tuesday's parliamentary election, according to exit polls. Israelis went to the ballot box for the second time this year with longtime PM Netanyahu seeking to hold on to power while facing the prospect of a possible indictment on corruption charges. The right-wing leader faces a challenge from a centrist alliance led by former armed forces chief Benny Gantz. But as in previous elections, smaller parties [...]