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The 22nd Knesset by party affiliation

Israel’s electoral conundrum

Likud, Israel’s long-time ruling party, has been losing ground to a new coalition led by a fierce opponent of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. This enmity, along with a small party’s unwillingness to join either side, has led to a year-long parliamentary standoff. If next March’s elections fail to break the deadlock, Israel could be facing unrest and mass demonstrations.

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