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Blue and White (political alliance)

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Blue and White
כחול לבן
LeaderBenny Gantz
Founded21 February 2019
HeadquartersTel Aviv
IdeologyBig tent[1]
Social liberalism[3]
Economic liberalism[4]
National liberalism
Political positionCentre[5]
Member partiesIsrael Resilience
Yesh Atid (no more)
Telem (no more)
Colours  Blue
  Dark Blue
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Election symbol

Blue and White (Hebrew: כַּחוֹל לָבָן Kaḥol Lavan) is a centrist[6] and liberal[7] political alliance in Israel.

Participating in the Netanyahu-Gantz Government and the Bennett-Lapid Government.

References[change | change source]

  1. "After Replacing Netanyahu, Gantz's Party Will Self-destruct. And That's OK". Haaretz. Retrieved 5 March 2019.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Blue and White". The Israel Democracy Institute. Retrieved 7 March 2019.
  3. Lahav Harkov (16 February 2019). "Histadrut chief Avi Nissenkorn joins Gantzs Israel Resilience Party". The Jerusalem Post. Retrieved 23 February 2019.
  4. JPost Editorial (17 March 2013). "A Capitalist Government". The Jerusalem Post. Retrieved 17 March 2013.
  5. Alon Yakter; Mark; Oriel Amram Tessler (26 February 2018). "Netanyahu's new rival is surging in Israel's polls". Washington Post. Gantz's centrist political party, Blue and White...
  6. Halbfinger, David M. (21 February 2019). "2 Israel Centrists, Benny Gantz and Yair Lapid, Join Forces Against Netanyahu". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved 30 May 2019.
  7. Eric R. Mandel. "Spotlight on Moshe 'Bogie' Ya'alon". The Jerusalem Post. Retrieved 4 February 2019.