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# knesset - Thursday 12 December, 2019

Israel's parliament paves way for third election in 12 months

Premier Benjamin Netanyahu and rival Benny Gantz have been unable to form a government.

# knesset - Wednesday 23 January, 2013

Big win for centrists in poll upset, but Netanyahu still likely to lead Israel

The 120-seat Israeli parliament, the Knesset, is now evenly divided between right wing and centre-left parties but Netanyahu is expected to negotiate a coalition and third term as prime minister.

# knesset - Tuesday 22 January, 2013

Polls open in Israeli elections as Netanyahu expected to retain power

A government of hardline, right wing and religious parties is expected to come together after elections to the 120-seat Knesset today with polls opening this morning.

# knesset - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

Israel set for January election after dissolution of Knesset

A date has been set for an early general election after coalition partners reached a deadlock over of austerity measures for the country’s upcoming budget.

# knesset - Monday 9 January, 2012

The Daily Fix: Monday

In tonight’s fix: Calls to negotiate a second bailout, Gardaí investigate woman’s death in nursing home, and which celebrity chef has been a very naughty boy?

From The Daily Edge WATCH: Angry Israeli MP throws water over an opponent Splashdown This post contains videos

WATCH: Angry Israeli MP throws water over an opponent

Oireachtas committee meetings are never quite as raucous as those of the Israeli Knesset

# knesset - Sunday 10 October, 2010

Israel brings in loyalty oath

New law enacted amid “whiff of fascism” comments from within Israeli cabinet.