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  • Zoabi, Marzel disqualified from upcoming elections

    February 12, 2015 | 12:45 pm

    Arab-Israeli lawmaker Hanin Zoabi and far-right Jewish activist Baruch Marzel were disqualified from running in Israel’s March 3 elections.

    At hearings Thursday, the Central Elections Committee voted 27-6 to ban Zoabi, a Knesset member from the Arab-Israeli Balad party since...

  • Peres receives official Knesset elections results

    January 30, 2013 | 10:42 am

    Israeli President Shimon Peres received the official results of the elections for the 19th Knesset.

    The chairman of the Central Elections Committee, Justice Elyakim Rubinstein, delivered the results to the president's residence in Jerusalem on Wednesday evening.

    Peres was...

  • Final Israeli vote: Jewish Home gains a seat to give right wing a majority

    January 24, 2013 | 12:05 pm

    The Jewish Home party gained one seat in the final results of Israeli voting, pushing the right-wing bloc to a majority in the 19th Knesset.

    Israel's Central Elections Committee released the final tally on Thursday for the elections held two days earlier after counting 217,000...