Israel's Defense Minister Resigns, Says 'Extremist Elements' Have Taken Over Government
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has reportedly offered the job to hardliner Avigidor Lieberman, in a move set to create the most right-wing government in the country's history.
Is Bibi Back? Netanyahu Declares Victory Despite Deadlocked Exit Polls
Though the outcome of Israel’s election appeared too close to call, the incumbent prime minister and his supporters were already declaring — and celebrating — victory.
Harriet Salem and Creede Newton