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Israel's Netanyahu fights for record fifth term

Sara Netanyahu gestures next to her husband, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, as he speaks at the Likud party headquarters following the announcement of exit polls during Israel's parliamentary election in Tel Aviv. Israel's election was too close to call on Wednesday, with a partial vote tally showing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu tied with his main rival, former military chief Benny Gantz. 
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Sara Netanyahu gestures next to her husband, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, as he speaks at the Likud party headquarters following the announcement of exit polls during Israel's parliamentary election in Tel Aviv. Israel's election was...more

Sara Netanyahu gestures next to her husband, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, as he speaks at the Likud party headquarters following the announcement of exit polls during Israel's parliamentary election in Tel Aviv. Israel's election was too close to call on Wednesday, with a partial vote tally showing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu tied with his main rival, former military chief Benny Gantz. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Blue and White party leader Benny Gantz speaks at the party's headquarters following the announcement of exit polls during Israel's parliamentary election in Tel Aviv, September 18. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Blue and White party leader Benny Gantz speaks at the party's headquarters following the announcement of exit polls during Israel's parliamentary election in Tel Aviv, September 18. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Blue and White party leader Benny Gantz speaks at the party's headquarters following the announcement of exit polls during Israel's parliamentary election in Tel Aviv, September 18. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu looks on after speaking to supporters at his Likud party headquarters following the announcement of exit polls during Israel's parliamentary election in Tel Aviv, September 18. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu looks on after speaking to supporters at his Likud party headquarters following the announcement of exit polls during Israel's parliamentary election in Tel Aviv, September 18. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu looks on after speaking to supporters at his Likud party headquarters following the announcement of exit polls during Israel's parliamentary election in Tel Aviv, September 18. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Supporters of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud party react to exit polls in Israel's parliamentary election at the party headquarters in Tel Aviv, September 17. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Supporters of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud party react to exit polls in Israel's parliamentary election at the party headquarters in Tel Aviv, September 17. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Supporters of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud party react to exit polls in Israel's parliamentary election at the party headquarters in Tel Aviv, September 17. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Supporters of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud party react to exit polls in Israel's parliamentary election at the party headquarters in Tel Aviv, September 17. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Supporters of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud party react to exit polls in Israel's parliamentary election at the party headquarters in Tel Aviv, September 17. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Supporters of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud party react to exit polls in Israel's parliamentary election at the party headquarters in Tel Aviv, September 17. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin and his wife Sara casts their votes during Israel's parliamentary election at a polling station in Jerusalem, September 17. 

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin and his wife Sara casts their votes during Israel's parliamentary election at a polling station in Jerusalem, September 17. Heidi Levine/Pool via REUTERS

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin and his wife Sara casts their votes during Israel's parliamentary election at a polling station in Jerusalem, September 17. Heidi Levine/Pool via REUTERS
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Leader of Blue and White party, Benny Gantz and his wife Revital cast their ballots as they vote in Israel's parliamentary election at a polling station in Rosh Ha'ayin, Israel September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

Leader of Blue and White party, Benny Gantz and his wife Revital cast their ballots as they vote in Israel's parliamentary election at a polling station in Rosh Ha'ayin, Israel September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

Leader of Blue and White party, Benny Gantz and his wife Revital cast their ballots as they vote in Israel's parliamentary election at a polling station in Rosh Ha'ayin, Israel September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun
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A man holds his dog as he casts his vote in Rosh Ha'ayin, Israel September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

A man holds his dog as he casts his vote in Rosh Ha'ayin, Israel September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

A man holds his dog as he casts his vote in Rosh Ha'ayin, Israel September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun
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Supporters of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud party react to exit polls in Israel's parliamentary election at the party headquarters in Tel Aviv, September 17. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Supporters of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud party react to exit polls in Israel's parliamentary election at the party headquarters in Tel Aviv, September 17. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Supporters of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud party react to exit polls in Israel's parliamentary election at the party headquarters in Tel Aviv, September 17. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Bedouin women wait to cast their vote in the Bedouin town of Rahat in southern Israel September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Bedouin women wait to cast their vote in the Bedouin town of Rahat in southern Israel September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Bedouin women wait to cast their vote in the Bedouin town of Rahat in southern Israel September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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Supporters wave flags during an election campaign event of Benny Gantz in Kfar Ahim, Israel September 16, 2019. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Supporters wave flags during an election campaign event of Benny Gantz in Kfar Ahim, Israel September 16, 2019. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Supporters wave flags during an election campaign event of Benny Gantz in Kfar Ahim, Israel September 16, 2019. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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Benny Gantz, leader of Blue and White party, poses for a selfie with supporters at his election campaign event in Kfar Ahim, Israel September 16, 2019. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Benny Gantz, leader of Blue and White party, poses for a selfie with supporters at his election campaign event in Kfar Ahim, Israel September 16, 2019. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Benny Gantz, leader of Blue and White party, poses for a selfie with supporters at his election campaign event in Kfar Ahim, Israel September 16, 2019. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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A religious Jewish woman stands behind a voting booth with her children in the Israeli settlement of Adora, in the occupied West Bank  September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

A religious Jewish woman stands behind a voting booth with her children in the Israeli settlement of Adora, in the occupied West Bank September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

A religious Jewish woman stands behind a voting booth with her children in the Israeli settlement of Adora, in the occupied West Bank September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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Avigdor Lieberman, leader of Yisrael Beitenu party, stands next to his wife Ella as he speaks to members of the media after casting his ballot in the Israeli settlement of Nokdim in the occupied West Bank September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Avigdor Lieberman, leader of Yisrael Beitenu party, stands next to his wife Ella as he speaks to members of the media after casting his ballot in the Israeli settlement of Nokdim in the occupied West Bank September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Avigdor Lieberman, leader of Yisrael Beitenu party, stands next to his wife Ella as he speaks to members of the media after casting his ballot in the Israeli settlement of Nokdim in the occupied West Bank September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Supporters of Avigdor Lieberman's Yisrael Beitenu party hang up the party's election campaign posters near a polling station in the Israeli settlement of Nokdim in the occupied West Bank September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Supporters of Avigdor Lieberman's Yisrael Beitenu party hang up the party's election campaign posters near a polling station in the Israeli settlement of Nokdim in the occupied West Bank September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Supporters of Avigdor Lieberman's Yisrael Beitenu party hang up the party's election campaign posters near a polling station in the Israeli settlement of Nokdim in the occupied West Bank September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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A man casts his vote together with a young relative at a polling station in the Israeli settlement of Adora, in the occupied West Bank September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

A man casts his vote together with a young relative at a polling station in the Israeli settlement of Adora, in the occupied West Bank September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

A man casts his vote together with a young relative at a polling station in the Israeli settlement of Adora, in the occupied West Bank September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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Yair Lapid and Benny Gantz, leaders of Blue and White party, are depicted on their party election campaign banners in Tel Aviv, Israel September 16, 2019. REUTERS/Corinna Kern

Yair Lapid and Benny Gantz, leaders of Blue and White party, are depicted on their party election campaign banners in Tel Aviv, Israel September 16, 2019. REUTERS/Corinna Kern

Yair Lapid and Benny Gantz, leaders of Blue and White party, are depicted on their party election campaign banners in Tel Aviv, Israel September 16, 2019. REUTERS/Corinna Kern
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Laborers hang an election campaign banner depicting Benny Gantz, the leader of Blue and White party, in Tel Aviv, Israel September 9, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Laborers hang an election campaign banner depicting Benny Gantz, the leader of Blue and White party, in Tel Aviv, Israel September 9, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Laborers hang an election campaign banner depicting Benny Gantz, the leader of Blue and White party, in Tel Aviv, Israel September 9, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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An ultra-Orthodox Jewish woman helps another woman in a wheelchair near a voting booth in Jerusalem's Mea Shearim neighborhood September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

An ultra-Orthodox Jewish woman helps another woman in a wheelchair near a voting booth in Jerusalem's Mea Shearim neighborhood September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

An ultra-Orthodox Jewish woman helps another woman in a wheelchair near a voting booth in Jerusalem's Mea Shearim neighborhood September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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A man takes a selfie with his mobile phone as he casts his ballot in Tel Aviv, Israel September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Corinna Kern

A man takes a selfie with his mobile phone as he casts his ballot in Tel Aviv, Israel September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Corinna Kern

A man takes a selfie with his mobile phone as he casts his ballot in Tel Aviv, Israel September 17, 2019. REUTERS/Corinna Kern
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An ultra-Orthodox Jewish man stands next to a Likud party election campaign banner depicting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and U.S. President Donald Trump in Bnei Brak, Israel  September 9, 2019. The words in Hebrew read, "Netanyahu, a different league" REUTERS/Ammar Awad

An ultra-Orthodox Jewish man stands next to a Likud party election campaign banner depicting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and U.S. President Donald Trump in Bnei Brak, Israel September 9, 2019. The words in Hebrew read, "Netanyahu, a...more

An ultra-Orthodox Jewish man stands next to a Likud party election campaign banner depicting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and U.S. President Donald Trump in Bnei Brak, Israel September 9, 2019. The words in Hebrew read, "Netanyahu, a different league" REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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A supporter of the Israeli Likud party holds an election campaign poster depicting Benjamin Netanyahu at the market in Jerusalem September 13, 2019. REUTERS/ Ammar Awad

A supporter of the Israeli Likud party holds an election campaign poster depicting Benjamin Netanyahu at the market in Jerusalem September 13, 2019. REUTERS/ Ammar Awad

A supporter of the Israeli Likud party holds an election campaign poster depicting Benjamin Netanyahu at the market in Jerusalem September 13, 2019. REUTERS/ Ammar Awad
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Israeli supporters of rival political parties scuffle during an election campaign in the market in Jerusalem September 13, 2019. REUTERS/ Ammar Awad

Israeli supporters of rival political parties scuffle during an election campaign in the market in Jerusalem September 13, 2019. REUTERS/ Ammar Awad

Israeli supporters of rival political parties scuffle during an election campaign in the market in Jerusalem September 13, 2019. REUTERS/ Ammar Awad
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivers a statement in Ramat Gan, near Tel Aviv, Israel September 10, 2019. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivers a statement in Ramat Gan, near Tel Aviv, Israel September 10, 2019. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivers a statement in Ramat Gan, near Tel Aviv, Israel September 10, 2019. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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Blue and White party leader Benny Gantz hugs his wife during an election campaign event in Tel Aviv, Israel September 15, 2019. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Blue and White party leader Benny Gantz hugs his wife during an election campaign event in Tel Aviv, Israel September 15, 2019. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Blue and White party leader Benny Gantz hugs his wife during an election campaign event in Tel Aviv, Israel September 15, 2019. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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An ultra-Orthodox Jewish man walks past a Likud party election campaign banner depicting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and U.S. President Donald Trump in Jerusalem September 11, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

An ultra-Orthodox Jewish man walks past a Likud party election campaign banner depicting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and U.S. President Donald Trump in Jerusalem September 11, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

An ultra-Orthodox Jewish man walks past a Likud party election campaign banner depicting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and U.S. President Donald Trump in Jerusalem September 11, 2019. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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