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psr14-15_ch2_p1This study is the approved English translation of The Internal Israeli Political Scene, which is the first section of chapter two of The Palestinian Strategic Report 2014–2015, edited by Prof. Dr. Mohsen Mohammad Saleh. The Arabic version of this Report was released in 2016, and the draft of this chapter was written by Dr. Johnny Mansour.

This study discusses the instability of Netanyahu’s third government, its dismantle before the end of the 19th Knesset term, and the participation of various political parties in the 20th Knesset parliamentary elections. This section talked about the racist laws, and the corruption cases concerning a number of Israeli politicians and prominent leaders. It discussed the prosecutions and political strictures; the election of the new Israeli President Reuven Rivlin; and the repercussions of the Israeli aggression on Gaza Strip. Finally, it weighs the possibility of several scenarios of the future of the Israeli political scene.

The study is available in Pdf format.

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The Internal Israeli Political Scene 2014-2015
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The Executive Summary of The Palestinian Strategic Report 2014-2015

Al-Zaytouna Centre for Studies and Consultations, 20/9/2016