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Israel court bars far-right election candidate

Israel’s supreme court on Sunday disqualified Michael Ben-Ari, the controversial leader of the far-right Jewish Power party, from running in next month’s elections. Ben-Ari has come under attack for comments he made about Israeli Arabs, which Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit said earlier this month amount to “incitement to racism.” The elections committee had given Ben-Ari the […]

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