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Israeli Interior Minister and head of the Yamina party Ayelet Shaked arrives to a press conference at Hamacabia Village in Ramat Gan, central Israel, on July 27, 2022.

Israel elections: Shaked would narrowly cross electoral threshold, poll finds

If Shaked's party were to join Netanyahu's, it would bring the opposition leader's bloc to a majority

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Les ministres israéliens de l'Intérieur et des Communications, Ayelet Shaked et Yoaz Hendel au Mont Herzl à Jérusalem, le 10 juillet 2022

Israel: Yamina and Derech Eretz announce merger agreement

Latest poll showed that Yamina would not pass the threshold in the upcoming election

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Leader of the opposition and head of the Likud party Benjamin Netanyahu leads a Likud party meeting at the Knesset, the Israeli parliament in Jerusalem on May 23, 2022.

Israel: Netanyahu bloc secures 61 seats in new poll

Yamina, in the poll, would not cross the threshold in the November 1 election

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Israel's Interior Minister Ayelet Shaked at the plenum hall of the Knesset, the Israeli parliament, on June 13, 2022.

Israel: Shaked to lead a party with members looking to leave

Shaked will spend the upcoming days attempting to persuade some Yamina members to remain in the party

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Nir Orbach leads a Knesset committee in the Israeli parliament and a vote on the dispersal of the Knesset, June 27, 2022.

Israel: Parliament dispersal bill stalled in committee

The Knesset committee meeting began around 1 p.m., and halted soon after

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Le Premier ministre israélien Naftali Bennett lors du vote sur le projet de loi visant à augmenter le salaire minimum, à la Knesset le 8 juin 2022.

Israel: Bennett considers break from politics, not running in next election

Polls predict Bennett's Yamina party to win four to five seats in the next election

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Diplomacy
Israeli Interior Minister Ayelet Shaked at the Knesset (Israeli parliament) in Jerusalem on March 8, 2022.

Israeli interior minister visits Morocco as ties strengthen

Interior Ministry hopes to bring Moroccan workers to work in Israeli construction, nursing sectors

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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and then-Education Minister Naftali Bennett at a plenum session in the Israeli parliament on March 13, 2018.

Israel’s PM Bennett discussed forming alternative gov’t with opposition - report

Naftali Bennett's Yamina party denies the reports

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Israel's Prime Minister Naftali Bennett (R) and Foreign Minister Yair Lapid attend a weekly cabinet meeting in Jerusalem, on May 29, 2022.

Israel: Government’s one year anniversary marked by continued instability

Lacking a majority, diverse coalition veers from one crisis to the next

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Le député Yamina Nir Orbach au Parlement israélien le 6 avril 2021

Israel’s coalition on brink of collapse as another lawmaker threatens to leave

Yamina parliamentarian Nir Orbach reportedly considers joining the opposition Likud party

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Le ministre des Affaires religieuses Matan Kahana prend la parole à la Knesset le 28 juin 2021.

Rebel MK torpedoes Israel’s minister of religious affairs reappointment

Matan Kahana’s failed reappointment marks second Knesset defeat for the coalition

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Yamina parliament member Nir Orbach attends a meeting of the Arrangements Committee at the Knesset, the Israeli parliament in Jerusalem, on June 9, 2021.

Report: Yamina lawmaker threatens to leave coalition

If Orbach leaves the coalition, it will once again be left in the minority with 59 seats out of 120

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Parliament member Idit Silman and Nir Orbach arrive for a party meeting at the Knesset, the Israeli parliament, in Jerusalem on May 16, 2022.

Israel: Bennett's party moves to strip defector of committee posts

This announcement comes shortly after Bennett removed Silman from a Yamina faction meeting

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Israeli Interior Minister Ayelet Shaked at the Knesset (Israeli parliament) in Jerusalem on March 8, 2022.

Israel: Shaked says Yamina will veto changes to Nation-State Law

'It won’t happen, as is set in the coalition agreement,' Shaked tweeted about changes to the Nation-State Law

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MK Yomtob Kalfon at the Knesset, the Israeli parliament, in Jerusalem, on March 15, 2022.

Israel: MK Kalfon ousted from parliament, Bennett thanks him for his service

'I am convinced that Yomtob will continue to fill central public roles and will still contribute greatly'

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Member of Knesset Amichai Chikli speaks about his political future in an interview with The Rundown host Calev Ben-David at the i24NEWS studios at Jaffa Port, Israel, May 2, 2022.

Amichai Chikli: 'The story of this government is over'

Renegade MK predicts coalition's demise in an interview with i24NEWS

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MK Amichai Chikli attends a House Committee meeting at the Israeli parliament in Jerusalem, Israel, on April 25, 2022.

Amichai Chikli declared defector, ousted from Yamina party

'We are not the defectors, we are going with the promises... and the values we promised to Yamina voters'

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MK Amichai Chikli seen at the Knesset in Jerusalem, on April 05, 2021.

Israel: MK Chikli may form new party if declared defector

'There needs to be another party on the Right beyond Likud and the Religious Zionist Party,' says Chikli

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MK Amichai Chikli at the assembly hall of the Israeli parliament, in Jerusalem, on February 7, 2022.

Israel: MK seeking to delay parliament meeting declaring him defector

Chikli's lawyer says in a letter that the hearing was 'scheduled in haste'

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Jeremy Saltan, political advisor to the Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennet's Yamina party, speaks with i24NEWS, in a screengrab taken on April 11, 2022, in Jaffa, Israel.

Israel: Yamina party advisor speaks to i24NEWS about political situation

'Harassing family members, close personal friends… this is stuff that should not happen in a democracy'

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MK Amichai Chikli attends a lobby meeting in the Israeli parliament on June 22, 2021.

Israel: 'Defector' MK rails against PM Bennett

'I will continue on the path we swore to our voters to uphold at any price,' says Chikli

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Israeli Interior Minister Ayelet Shaked at the Knesset (Israeli parliament) in Jerusalem on March 8, 2022.

Report: Israel's Shaked held talks on joining opposition

Report comes shortly after Idit Silman left the coalition and Yamina declared Amichai Chikli a defector

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Le député Amichai Chikli lors d'une conférence du journal israélien "Makor Rishon" au Centre international des congrès de Jérusalem, le 21 février 2022

Israel: Yamina declares MK Chikli a 'defector'

'MK Chikli chose to divorce from the faction and act in complete opposition to its positions,' says Yamina

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Le président du parti Israel Beiteinou Avigdor Liberman, lors d'une conférence de presse à la Knesset, le Parlement israélien à Jérusalem, le 24 mai 2021

Israel: Finance Minister meets demand from Yamina MK

Avigdor Lieberman agrees to postpone the end of daycare subsidies