As counting of votes continues in the elections for the 20th Knesset, the Likud party may be headed for an even bigger victory than exit polls originally predicted. As of 4:25 a.m. (Israel time), 99.5% of the ballots have been counted and the Likud is leading the pact with 30 seats. The “Zionist Union” of Labor and Hatnua has 24 seatsGUARDIAN:
Haaretz reports that with 99.5% of votes counted,
- Likud leads with 30 Knesset seats.
- Zionist Union has 24.
- The Joint Arab List comes in third with 13 seats, followed by:
- Yesh Atid 11
- Kulanu 10
- Habayit Hayehudi 8
- Shas 7
- United Torah Judaism 7
- Yisrael Beiteinu 6
- Meretz 4