Far-right Ben-Gvir, Smotrich win big in Israel elections

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Far-right Ben-Gvir, Smotrich win big in Israel elections
Bezalel Smotrich: “Today, the Religious Zionist Party made history with the biggest win by a national religious party since the country was founded.”
By ELIAV BREUER
Published: NOVEMBER 1, 2022

The Religious Zionist Party led by MK Bezalel Smotrich and Otzma Yehudit faction leader MK Itamar Ben-Gvir, secured 14 seats in Tuesday’s election, according to exit polls, more than doubling their strength from six seats in the outgoing Knesset.

“Today, the Religious Zionist Party made history with the biggest win by a national religious party since the country was founded,” Smotrich wrote on Twitter after the results were revealed. Supporters at the Smotrich’s headquarters and Ben-Gvir’s Otzma Yehudit headquarters began singing and dancing as news of the forecast broke.

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