Israel: Political Bombshell - National Elections Cancelled, Kadima to join Unity Government

Move comes mere hours after Knesset efforts regarding September elections

24 hours ago, everyone in Israel, from citizens to senior politicians alike, had accepted the fact that the current Israeli Knesset would be dispersed, with elections seemingly slated for September 2012. In a shocking turn of events, Prime Minister Netanyahu and Kadima party leader Shaul Mofaz (who narrowly defeated former …