Source close to Netanyahu: All welcome to run in Likud primaries

Sources close to Benjamin Netanyahu brush off Likud MK Yuli Edelstein’s announcement that he’ll challenge the longtime party leader.

“Likud is a democratic party. Benjamin Netanyahu was elected again as Likud leader with a huge majority of 72.5% less than two years ago. Anyone interested in seeking the leadership is welcome to do so in the primaries,” a source tells Hebrew media.

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