HaLikud

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HaLikud, Hebrew: הליכוד , meaning The Consolidation, (official name: HaLikud-National Liberal Movement), commenly called Likud, is an Israeli political party.

Its ideology is right-wing conservative liberal, nationalist, and Zionist.

Political leader is Benjamin Netanyahu (also Prime Minister since 2009).

HaLikud was founded in 1973 as a a result of an alliance (and later on a merger in 1988) of several liberal and nationalist parties. Founders were Menachem Begin and Yitzhak Shamir.

Number of seats in the 20th Knesset: 30.

Participating in the Fourth Netanyahu Government.

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