Palestinians Push for Expanded Role in Israeli Politics

March 25, 2015 5:52 PM

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The unprecedented success of Arab-Israeli political parties in this month's Israeli election is seen as possibly ushering in a new era of expanded civic engagement for Palestinian citizens of Israel.

A coalition of four Arab-dominated political parties, known as The Joint List, captured 14 seats in the March 17 election that was won by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud party.

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