Geulat Yisrael

Summary

Geulat Israel (גאולת ישראל‎, Salvation of Israel) was a short-lived Haredi political party in Israel in the early 1990s.

Geulat Yisrael
גאולת ישראל
LeaderEliezer Mizrahi
Founded25 December 1990
Dissolved1990s
Split fromAgudat Yisrael
IdeologyUltra-Orthodox interest
Most MKs1 (1990–1992)
Fewest MKs1 (1990–1992)
Election symbol
קל

BackgroundEdit

The party was established on 25 December 1990 when Eliezer Mizrahi broke away from Agudat Yisrael.[1] Despite leaving the party, Mizrahi remained Deputy Minister of Health.

The party participated in the 1992 elections, where it won 12,851 votes (0.5%). However, this was not enough to cross the electoral threshold of 1.5% and Mizrahi lost his seat. The party subsequently disappeared

LeadersEdit

Leader Took office Left office
  Eliezer Mizrahi 1990 1992

Election resultsEdit

Election year Party Leader # of overall votes % of overall vote # of overall seats

won

+/- Government
1992 Eliezer Mizrahi 12,851 0.49%
0 / 120
  1 Extraparliamentary


ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Mergers and Splits Among Parliamentary Groups Knesset website

External linksEdit

  • Geulat Yisrael Knesset website