Netanyahu Poised to Become Prime Minister (Again)


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This week, 4.8 million (71.3% of voters) Israelis, much higher than expected, went to the polls for the 5th time in three years, and 73-year-old Benjamin Netanyahu will once again become Israel’s prime minister—taking the reins for the sixth time since the mid-1990s.