Trump emphasizes US relationship with Israel after election doesn't favor Netanyahu
Added 09-18-19 02:57:01pm EST - “President Trump on Wednesday emphasized the United States' relationship with Israel as partial election results from the country show that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, a close Trump ally, may not be at its helm.” - Thehill.com
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President TrumpDonald John TrumpJimmy Carter: 'I hope there's an age limit' on presidency White House fires DHS general counsel: report Trump to cap California trip with visit to the border MORE on Wednesday emphasized the United States' relationship with Israel as partial election results from the country show that Prime Minister Benjamin NetanyahuBenjamin (Bibi) NetanyahuMORE, a close Trump ally, may not be at its helm.
"Our relationship is with Israel, we'll see what happens," Trump told reporters after he was asked about the election.
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Netanyahu's right-wing Likud party was projected to win 31 of 120 parliamentary seats while the center-left Blue and White Party was projected to win 32 seats, The Associated Press reported Wednesday, citing results from 63 percent of eligible voters. The country's voter turnout was 69.4 percent.
The results so far showed Likud and its allies holding a total of 55 seats while Blue and White and its allies held a total of 56 seats.
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