Comment and Opinion

Jewish News: Why is Benjamin Netanyahu still so popular?, by James Sorene


Like him or not, Benjamin Netanyahu is one of the most successful leaders in the democratic world.

After a first stint in office from 1996-1999 be bounced back from defeat in 2009 and has been Israeli Prime Minister ever since.

In April’s election, after a decade in power and despite facing charges of bribery and fraud, his Likud party won 35 seats and 1.1 million votes. Its best result for 16 years and the most votes the party has ever won.

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