May 9, 2012
Big Fish vs. Little Fish in Israeli Politics
The Economist, The Economist
Mr Netanyahu's previous coalition partners, mainly rightist and religious parties, will stay put for now in what the prime minister proudly describes as the largest-ever Israeli coalition. But if Likud and Kadima proceed with the ambitious reforms they have agreed to, many of these smaller parties may flounce out of the government in disgust.
TAGGED: Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu, Palestine, Likud, Kadima, Shaul Mofaz