What Can We Learn from the Israeli Election Surprise?
by Matthew RJ Brodsky
March 17, 2015
Netanyahu declared a great victory after a surprisingly strong showing but could there be another surprise when all the votes come in? What is the most likely scenario in terms of all of the parties falling into place and forming a working coalition? What does Netanyahu's statement about not creating a Palestinian state on his watch mean for the peace process? And what does it all mean for the U.S.-Israeli relationship?
Matthew RJ Brodsky provides insight and analysis, joining anchor, Mike Walter, on CCTV America to discuss the Israeli election results shortly after the first exit polls are released. He dives into the math and the numbers that add up to a sound Netanyahu victory, even as most news outlets continue to report that the election is neck-and-neck.