Israeli affairs, News

Popular Israeli anchorman Yair Lapid quits TV job for political run

Yair Lapid, one of Israel’s most popular journalist, has announced he would start his own political faction, which may well have major repercussions on Israel’s political system. A poll found that if elections were held today, a party under his leadership would win 15 seats of the Israeli parliament (which counts 120 seats).

Washington Post, United States

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