Experience was more important than integrity

For Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, was it worth it, that he has placed on a third ballot in a single year. He has led an intense campaign and won.

Experience was more important than integrity

For Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, was it worth it, that he has placed on a third ballot in a single year. He has led an intense campaign and won. The voters of the right-wing nationalist Likud helped with this election, a politician, a surprisingly clear election victory, will be in two weeks due to bribery, fraud and breach of trust in court. They gave him their vote in the Knowledge of the corruption allegations that have now led to charges in three cases. It comes to bribery, fraud and breach of trust. The 70-Year-old could face up to ten years in prison.

Netanyahu is the longest-reigning Prime Minister of the country and also the first to stand as a defendant before the court. But in uncertain times, many Israelis are longing for stability and a strong leadership – that is, the allegations of corruption on weighs apparently. For more than twelve years, Netanyahu is in office, many people can no longer imagine a country without him.

The charges draw the image of a dissolute life style, the Netanyahu maintain. They show that the government spheres, the chief political favors in return for expensive gifts and positive media coverage is. All for free!

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Finally, had Netanyahu for each small group, one of the election promises pulled out of Europe. The nationalists, he promised the annexation of Parts of the West Bank, the Ethiopian Jews, more immigration enjoyed opportunities for their faith, and even for the Arab Israelis he had a lock offer: flights to Mecca.

The shrewd and experienced politician, has pulled out all the stops and to harness the possibilities of social media understood. Netanyahu with his Likud also the main responsible for a campaign that was in the final phase of the mud. A consultant had recently blabbed that hate campaigns for the Likud, designed to mobilise – how now also on the election result shows. According to the Motto that anything would remain of the Likud party, a campaign against the Challenger, Benny Gantz, to Sex, lies, and secretly-recorded tape recordings. Also his mental state was questioned.

Netanyahu is trying to pull members to his side, and is willing to pay for it any price. Finally, it is also a question of his immunity.

This has triggered uncertainty among the electorate and in the case of Gantz itself. In the third election, he worked with his performances, often disruptive side to it. The former chief of staff of the army was on the Defensive, he reacted instead of acting. Many voters was not enough, it is likely that Gantz presented mainly as a personal Alternative to Netanyahu and only rarely made it clear what he stood for. In the case of Gantz, which is positioned, however, are clear: he wants to implement Donald trump's middle East plan. As always, the next coalition in Israel looks like – it is only a matter of time until Israel will Annex the Jordan valley and areas in which die120 settlements in the West Bank.

Benjamin Netanyahu will lead his fight, even after the choice. He is trying to pull members to his side, and is willing to pay for it any price. It is not just the government majority, but not least, to create immunity. The result of Netanyahu's Wahltriumphist therefore, a further decline of the political culture in Israel.

Created: 03.03.2020, 21:46 PM

Updated Date: 03 March 2020, 21:01

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