Incumbent Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who has led his country for a decade, has secured a fifth term in office for his Likud party after his main rival, Benny Gantz, the former Chief of Staff of the Israel Defense Forces, conceded that his Blue and White alliance did not have enough support to form a coalition that would see a centrist government in power in Israel for the first time in almost two decades.

Netanyahu’s victory came about largely due to his ability to form an all...


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