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The 1996 general election was dominated by the catchphrase “Peres will divide Jerusalem.”

By Israel Today Staff |
Photo: Rafi Mann/Flash 90

The 1996 general election was dominated by the catchphrase “Peres will divide Jerusalem.” The slogan is being revived in the 2019 election, but with a small change to apply it to the very man who used it to win that previous election: Benjamin Netanyahu.

he warning being broadcast at every opportunity by Naftali Bennett and Ayelet Shaked’s “New Right” faction. Bennett and Shaked found their slogan back in February, when US President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, hinted...

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