Israel's fourth election in two years
March 19, 2021
On March 23, Israel will hold its fourth national election in two years. This is a result of political stalemate and politicking that's placed Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu against most other parties, with his Likud party showing one of its lowest polling projections in the past three elections. It is not the first election since the pandemic, but the pandemic will play a more significant role than the previous election a year ago.
In addition to the pandemic, there are several other issues that make this election and the potential outcome unique. This analysis will explain some of th...