17 septembrie 2019

The merry-go-round of occupation: Unpacking the stakes of Israel’s election


For the second time this year, Israel is holding a general election in an attempt to form a coalition government. The September 17 vote marks the first time Israel has held an election twice in the same year, highlighting the internal fight that is pitting the right against itself and may jeopardize the 10-year tenure of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. In the leadup to the election, Netanyahu — who may face formal charges of bribery, fraud and breach of trust that will trouble his political [...]