Post Profile

Israel: Mofaz Derided for Joining Unity Government

Israel's biggest news story of recent months happened in the early hours of May 8: the head of the opposition, Shaul Mofaz, agreed to join Benjamin Netanyahu's government, thus postponing the early elections Netanyahu had announced just days before.
read more

See more about: Shaul Mofaz

Related Posts

Shaul Mofaz, Netanyahu’s new partner, ordered ‘revenge’ op that killed Palestinian police in 2002

News / International Affairs : Mondoweiss

Shaul Mofaz's move to join Netanyahu has led some to hope for a renewed peace process. But Mofaz's record is anything but peaceful.

Analysis: Netanyahu’s Iran Blunders

News / International Affairs : Ya Libnan

Shaul Mofaz, the leader of Israel’s centrist Kadima party, posed three questions this month to Benjamin Netanyahu. Speaking in the Knesset, he said: “Prime minister, tell me, who is our biggest enemy, the U.S. or Iran? Who do you wa...

Israel Forms Snap Unity Government

US Politics / Liberal : Firedoglake

In an unexpected development, Benjamin Netanyahu has canceled early elections in Israel, instead forming a unity government with Kadima, the center-right rival recently taken over by Shaul Mofaz. The elections, which would have take...

It’s Good to be the King: Netanyahu scraps elections, buys off opposition and cements power with new unity gov’t

News / International Affairs : Mondoweiss

In a surprise move, Benjamin Netanyahu has cut a deal with Shaul Mofaz's Kadima Party to join his coalition government, effectively canceling the Israeli elections he had just announced. Paul Mutter breaks down the deal and what it ...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC