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A) As expected PM Netanyahu comfortably won✌????the Likud leadership challenge from Gidon Saar. He now has the mandate???? to lead his party into the upcoming elections.
B) Torrential downpours⛈ saw records???? for rainfall broken over the weekend. The rain caused extensive damage and resulted in the deaths of two people????. The level of the Kinneret????????♂ rose significantly.
C) Defense Minister Bennett has announced that Israel will withhold 43 million dollars????in tax revenues from the Palestinian Authority???????? which is the amount the PA pay to terrorists and their families.
- Why do you think Gidon Saar felt it so important to contest a leadership race he knew he couldn’t win?
- How do you think his victory has strengthened PM Netanyahu’s role in the Likud Party?