Toronto- Should we care about the Israeli elections? The answer is that we all should. In fact, the coming week, Israeli voters will go to the polls to elect a new parliament-Knesset from which a new government should emerge.
The latest polls indicate a slight lead of the Center left Zionist Union led by the less-known Isaac Herzog ahead of Benjamin Netanyahuâ€™s right-wing Likud. Besides the economy, most Israeli voters also consider the questions of security and the handling of the elusive peace process with the Palestinians.
The polls reflect the feeling of disillusionment most of Israelis have with Netanyahuâ€™s policies. While …read more