27 April 2020 — Jonathan Cook
With his rival Benny Gantz now on side and few checks in place, the prime minister is all set to rule with an iron fist
The National – 27 April 2020
Only weeks ago, Benjamin Netanyahu was a hair’s breadth from being ousted from the Israeli Prime Minister’s Office in disgrace, after 11 years of continuous rule. But after a dramatic turnaround in fortunes last week – that saw him signing a pact with Benny Gantz, his chief political rival – Netanyahu has begun to rapidly consolidate his power.