Final Vote Count Gives Netanyahu's Party A Single-Seat Lead In Knesset
Friday, 12 April 2019 With vote counting completed, Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud party has finished ahead in Israel's general election, with 36 seats, while challenger Benny Gantz's Blue and White Party trailed by one seat, with 35, CNN reports. Gantz conceded the race to the prime minister on Wednesday, with 97 percent of the vote counted. "We are all democratic, we all accept the decision of the nation." – Benny Gantz On Thursday, with all the votes from diplomats and soldiers abroad finally in, Israel's Central Elections Committee announced each party's final allocation of seats in the new Knesset. Following Likud’s 36 seats and Blue and White’s 35, other parties winning seats in Israel’s legislative body...
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu secured a clear path to re-election with religious-rightist parties set to hand him a parliamentary majority despite a close contest against his main centrist challenger, a vote tally showed. Ed Giles reports.
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