Gantz's Israel Resilience party, which was formed in December, is expected to win between 21 and 24 seats in the 120-member parliament in the April 9 election, according to the latest opinion polls.
He has so far said little about the Palestinian issue, or whether he supports the establishment of a Palestinian state.
"We need to find a way in which we're not controlling other people", the former chief of general staff of the Israel Defense Forces said in an interview with the newspaper.
With peace talks frozen throughout most of Mr Netanyahu's decade-long rule, Mr Gantz's comments were welcomed by Palestinians.
Nabil Abu Rudeineh, a spokesman for Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, praised "the signs coming from Gantz about settlements", calling them a step in the right direction should he win the election and prove "willing and ready" for peace. Critics of the Gaza move highlight that the Palestinian enclave immediately became a launching pad for rockets targeting Israel and two years later was conquered by Hamas in an internecine war against Abbas' Fatah faction.
The Israeli candidate didn't mention the Palestinian people, but he said "we must take the lessons from the disengagement and implement them in other areas", applauding its execution that was conducted "in a painful way, but a good one".
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Those major disasters, plus other smaller-scale disasters, made 2018 the fourth-most costly year on-record. We're no longer talking about a situation where global warming is something in the future.
His opponents quickly lambasted him. Netanyahu's Likud party accused Gantz of planning to form a "leftist government" with the help of Israeli Arab parties that have pro-Palestinian sympathies.
"Gantz has thrown off the mask and overtaken Avi Gabbay (of the centre-left Labour party). and wants to expel Jews from their homes through a unilateral withdrawal from Judea and Samaria (the West Bank)", Bennett said. Mr Gantz was commanding the military at the time. However, his political future faces some uncertainty ahead of an anticipated announcement by the attorney general on whether the prime minister is to be indicted amid multiple corruption investigations in which Netanyahu has been implicated by police.
Near final results published Wednesday showed former Cabinet minister Gideon Saar finishing third in the internal party vote.
Transportation Minister Israel Katz and Knesset speaker Yuli Edelstein came in first and second after Netanyahu.
However, Yesh Atid sources are now denying that Lapid would be drawn into a joint campaign, insisting that he represents the only alternative to replace Netanyahu as prime minister.
In the Sky Sports studio, Jamie Carragher described it as "criminal" negligence from Chelsea left-back Marcos Alonso. Aguero was lurking in the six-yard box and punished the former Everton midfielder with a sharp turn and shot.
As far as performers go, fans of Ariana Grande might be disappointed to learn that she dropped out of the ceremony. A representative for the Grammys didn't return an email seeking clarification about the tribute.
Ehrlich told media he would have loved to feature Grande in the show, but she said it was too late to pull something together. We learn that their refusal to perform is linked to the way the producers of the Grammy Awards treat the HipHop community.
Food is important to (the Duchess of Cambridge ) and she understands the links between mental health and physical exercise". And you 'd be forgiven for asking yourself - "Hmmm, what DO princes and princesses love to munch on?"
One of the issues for Indian oil companies is their requirement to sell below market to subsidize prices in their home country. The US pulled out of the agreement earlier this year as President Trump claimed he was looking for a better deal.
Unlike the 5G talks during last year's Snapdragon 845 announcement , this year 5G is much closer to becoming a reality. On Monday, Verizon and Samsung said they plan to bring a 5G smartphone to the U.S. market in the first half of 2019.
The 25-year-old caught wind of the comments Grammys executive producer, Ken Ehrlich made and called him a liar via Twitter. Nevertheless, Grande has a pretty good shot at winning Grammys in the two categories for which she's been nominated.
The burn centre at Loyola University Medical Center in Chicago said it treated eight people who attempted the exercise. The spectacular frosty mist, as shown in tweets by successful challengers, is tempting to try, but don't get tricked.
The storm will arrive overnight Monday into Tuesday with flurries before snow becomes steadier sometime around 8 a.m. Snow is forecast to transition to an icy mix in this corridor from late Monday through Monday night. "I love it.
The victim is now being treated at Maryland Shock Trauma and is now in serious, but stable, condition. The school was put on lockdown after the shooting, and a suspect has already been taken into custody.
Litecoin Traded Up 5% This Week (LTC)
Litecoin (CURRENCY: LTC ) traded up 12.5% against the dollar during the 1-day period ending at 8:00 AM Eastern on January 16th. The crypto industry market cap has risen by nearly 7 percent in the past 24 hours, from $114 billion to $ 121 billion .
Canada gains 66,800 jobs, blowing away forecasts
Overall, employment gains were driven entirely by private sector employees while the number of self-employed decreased. There was a surge of 66,800 net new jobs across the country, but many Canadians were still left searching for work.
Efficient Medvedev proves too strong for Fucsovics
World number 47 Fucsovics battled past Italian giant-killer Matteo Berrettini 5-7, 7-5, 6-3 to progress to his second ATP final. The seventh seed overcame the world number 12 Tsitsipas, in straight sets in their quarter-final that was played Friday.
Axiom Verge crashed on the Epic Store
So when you enter the area, the game tries to play the sound, and in want of a missing file the game crashes. I can confirm that the vital sound of steam is now included in Axiom Verge's files.